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Military Events

Liberty University is committed to cultivating an atmosphere of camaraderie and support among our military student population. Each semester, the office of Military Affairs plans events just for our military student population. This not only gives you an opportunity to connect with our military students, but also gives us the chance to extend our gratitude for your service. Whether you are a current service member, veteran, military spouse, or military dependent, we hope to see you at an upcoming event!

If you have any questions about the events listed below, please contact our Military Outreach Team at militaryoutreach@liberty.edu.


Graduation Events

Liberty University would like to give special recognition to military students who have completed their degree and will be graduating this year.

We will be holding two recognition ceremonies to honor our graduating military students -- one for graduating military service members and veterans, and one for graduating military spouses.

Military Spouse Recognition Ceremony

  • Date: Friday, May 8
  • Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Location: Towns Auditorium

Military Graduate Recognition Ceremony

  • Date: Friday, May 8
  • Time: 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
  • Location: Vines Center

Visit our Military Graduation webpage for more information on these ceremonies and to RSVP to your ceremony as a military graduate. 


FreedomFest

Freedom FestJoin us for a tribute to our local Veterans and military history presented by Freedom Aviation at the Lynchburg Regional Airport. Take a walk through the past with a Warbird static display. Step back in time with living history stations, Veteran exhibits, military equipment and vehicle displays. Bring the family for unforgettable flights, food, fun and kids activities.

  • Admission: Free
  • Date: Saturday, May 30
  • Time: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Freedom Aviation Jet Center - 310 Hangar Road, Lynchburg VA 24502

Visit the Freedom Aviation website for more information about this fantastic day for the family!


Fall Military Student Connection

We are excited to host our Fall 2015 Military Student Connection!  We will be providing a dinner and an opportunity for students to socialize and play games with one another.  All military students are welcome to bring a friend or significant other to this event.  We are looking forward to welcoming our military students back and providing this connection opportunity.  We hope to see you there! 

  • Date: TBD
  • Time: TBD
  • Location: TBD

Details will be updated here as we finalize the arrangements for this event. The link to RSVP will also be posted in the weeks preceding the event.


Fall Military Family Fun Day

Liberty University and the Office of Military Affairs are honored to host the Fall 2015 Military Family Fun Day at Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre. Come for a great day of tubing, skiing, and fellowship with others who have served. There will also be special activities for the kids and a complimentary lunch. If you are active duty, National Guard, or reserves please be sure to bring your military ID card as proof of military service. If you are a veteran, please bring a copy of your discharge orders, DD-214, or discharge certificate. More information coming soon!

  • Date: TBD
  • Time: TBD
  • Location: Liberty Mountain Snowflex Centre

Details will be updated here as we finalize the arrangements for this event. The link to RSVP will also be posted in the weeks preceding the event.


Looking for more ways to connect?

Visit our Military Outreach webpage for more information on how you can become an integral part of Liberty University’s military community.

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