Veterans Day Highlights and Events

USC and the USC Viterbi School of Engineering are very proud and thankful for the services of our students, staff, and faculty who are active duty and veterans. We are excited to maintain the tradition of hosting our annual Veterans day luncheon.

Information for Active Military and Veteran Students

Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs for Veterans

U.S. News & World Report (2017 Edition)

The USC Viterbi School of Engineering’s Distance Education Network [DEN@Viterbi] provides the opportunity for active duty military personnel and veterans to complete an online master’s degree or graduate certificate program from any location in the world. Over 40 master’s degrees and graduate certificates are available completely online in a variety of engineering disciplines.

The USC Viterbi School of Engineering offers an unlimited number of Yellow Ribbon awards to eligible candidates (max. of $10,000/year) which can provide funding for the majority of your graduate program.

Veterans Day Lunch 2017:

Join us on Tuesday, November 7th for the USC Viterbi Graduate Student Veterans Day Lunch. Email invitations were sent directly to students. If you did not receive your invitation, please contact: Meredith Mitnick at

Veterans Day Lunch 2016 Photos:
The USC Viterbi School of Engineering hosted a special luncheon for students, staff, and faculty throughout the University
Veteran's Day Lunch 2016


David Long had the power of the USS George Washington at his fingertips, now he is pursuing a master’s in engineering

U.S. army aviator, Iraq war veteran, and PhD student on breaking barriers and bringing hope
Army captain and graduate student recounts an unlikely friendship and one mission that defined him in the Afghanistan War