Military and Veteran Services | ECTC

Military and Veteran Services

Welcoming You and Your Family Too!

We’ve been there and are standing by to help:

  • Helping you with admissions and all DOD military portals
  • Get help with applying for VA and financial aid benefits
  • Get advised for class
  • Free Textbooks!
  • Transition Assistance
  • Need a tutor?
  • Help with community resources; food, medical, and more
  • Free refreshments
  • We hire VA student workers

Proud to Support your Leadership

SVA logo - Student Veterans of America

ECTC is an official chapter of the Student Veterans of America.

Join your ECTC Student Veteran Organization

  • Use your leadership skills to make a difference on our campus and in our community! 
  • Build camaraderie with college and community leaders and with all students
  • Be a voice
  • Network with thousands of SVA members nationwide
  • Opportunity to attend the annual NATCON hosted by SVA
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Participate in local, and National, SALUTE programs

Commit to paying it forward. Make it part of your growth strategy!

Proud to Support your Academic Achievement

Military Honors Cords

The Military and Veteran Services Center is proud to offer Military Honors Cords for graduating students if you meet the following criteria:


  1. Applied for graduation and be: 
    1. An honorably discharged student veteran, or
    2. Currently serving military student (Active, Guard, Reserves)
  2. Must have an anticipated cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

Please complete the online application below by Noon EST the Friday before graduation. Our staff will check eligibility and notify you of the approval decision by email. If approved, you can pick up your honors cord in our office the week before or the day of graduation or at graduation check-in.

Graduation Cord Application

Contact Information

KCTCS/Elizabethtown Community & Technical College
Military and Veteran Services Center
Room 108, Regional Postsecondary Center (RPC)
610 College Street Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 706-8815