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For more information, please contact Staff Advisor, Dr. Cheryl Curtis at 704 378 3581 or ccurtis@jcsu.edu

Recognized nationally as a 2015-2016 Military Friendly institution of higher learning, Johnson C. Smith University’s Metropolitan College functions as the Veteran’s hub for the entire campus.  As the central location that serves as the liaison between the military student/veteran and all the other departments at Johnson C. Smith University, the Metropolitan College provides one-stop informational access and services for this diverse population of students.  In keeping accordance with “The 8 Keys of Veterans’ Success” as it is detailed by the U. S. Department of Education, Johnson C. Smith University has affirmed its commitment to:

  • Creating a culture of trust and connectedness
  • Ensuring consistent and sustained support
  • Implementing an early alert system
  • Coordinating and centralizing campus efforts
  • Collaborating with local communities and organizations to include government agencies
  • Utilizing a uniformed set of data tools to collect and track information
  • Providing comprehensive professional development
  • Developing systems that ensure sustainability of effective practices

A dedicated advocate/admissions advisor is at the disposal of the military student/veteran and works diligently to meet the individualized as well as the collective needs of this unique population of students.  For more information as to how the Metropolitan College can be of service to those who have served, contact Dr. Cheryl Curtis, Director of Educational Enhancement Services at 704-378-3581.

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