Military Student Services

MSS Graduation Honors

In recognition of your military service to the United States of America, IPFW Military Student Services would like honor you on your graduation day.  This honor comes in the form of a red, white, and blue Honors Cord to wear at the PFW commencement ceremony.


 Military Student Services honor cord


Eligibility to wear MSS Honor Cord at graduation:

Any graduating PFW student that is currently or has honorably served in the US Military is eligible to wear the MSS Honor Cord at PFW commencement. The Office of Military Student Services will provide eligible PFW students with the Honor Cords free of charge on a first-come, first-serve basis.

  • The student must be participating in the PFW commencement ceremony to receive a MSS Honor Cord
  • Students must have their service in the US Military verified by MSS.
    • Students verify their service by showing MSS:
      • Valid military identification card
      • DD214 or Honorable discharge papers
  • Students with other than Honorable Conditions service in the US Military are not eligible.

For additional information, please contact Military Student Services in Kettler 110N or call 481-0207. Point of contact is Mark Haney.