Military & Veteran Services

In 2015, Alexandria was named by Military Times as the #1 medium sized cities for Veterans. Veterans comprise nearly 12% of the population in Alexandria, and the City is proud to support these residents.

Page updated on Jun 15, 2021 at 8:14 PM

Military & Veteran Services

Education & Training

  • Military Connection is a leader in the military and veteran realms for connecting prime military candidates with outstanding career opportunities in both the government and civilian sectors.
  • Veterans Employment Initiative - Northern Virginia Technology Council


  • Workforce Development Center - The City of Alexandria's Workforce Development Center (WDC), offers staffing solutions that provide businesses with employees who are skilled and ready to work. As a certified One Stop Center, WDC serves a variety of skill levels from those with advanced degrees and many years of experience to those with limited education and work experience.
  • Capitol Post is a non-profit whose mission is to serve as the platform for military veterans and spouses growing sustainable and scalable businesses or transitioning into new careers, and serves as the home to Bunker Labs DC, an accelerator for high-growth startups.

Non-Alexandria Employment



Non-Alexandria Housing

Resources / Benefits

Schools (ACPS)