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Veterans Resource Center
700 University Ave., Room 107
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Veterans Lounge
700 University Ave., Room 310
Monday-Thursday 1-8 p.m.
Friday 1-4 p.m.
Summer hours vary.





SU’s Veterans Resource Center:
Dedicated to providing the services you need as you pursue your education

SU VRC logoAs a veteran of the U.S. armed forces, you have earned educational benefits. We are pleased that you are considering Syracuse University as you plan your future. Our proud history of serving veterans dates back to World War II, when SU ranked nationally among the leaders in veteran enrollment. We remain committed to supporting those who have served our country, and recently established the Veterans Resource Center—housed at University College, 700 University Avenue—to provide the services you need as you pursue your education.

View our SU Veterans Resource Center brochure and informational flyer.

Of Interest


Veterans Day Ceremony VETERANS DAY 2015

On November 11, at 6:30 a.m., a Veterans Day Fun Run/Walk will begin in front of Hendricks Chapel. The event is organized by Syracuse University’s ROTC program. The Syracuse University community is invited to join the ROTC units, local veterans’ organizations, and military installations as they run or walk the route to Manley Field house and back.

Syracuse University will celebrate Veterans Day with an 11 a.m. ceremony at Hendricks Chapel. Brigadier General Michael A. Fantini, U.S. Air Force, is the keynote speaker.  Syracuse University student and Marine Corps veteran Jordan Lindsay Robinson will be master of ceremonies. The Syracuse University Singers and the 198th Army Band Quintet will perform at the event, which culminates in a wreath-laying ceremony and raising of the American flag on the Quad.

The Syracuse University Veterans writing group will host a 6 p.m. reception in Room 207 of the Hall of Languages. Readings will start at 7 p.m.

An 8 p.m. concert by the Syracuse University Women’s Choir will take place in Setnor Auditorium. The concert honors SU’s commitment to national defense and veterans.

The Veterans Day observation concludes with a “Turn Down For What” service and fellowship dinner at 9 p.m. In Hendricks’ Main Chapel and Noble Room.



On Wednesday, May 6, 2015, Syracuse University recognized graduating student veterans with a ceremony and reception. During the ceremony, Chancellor Syverud presented graduates with a red, white, and blue honor cord to wear proudly at other events throughout graduation weekend.

Click here to view photos of the celebration.

Vets Commencement Celebration

Paige Carlotti, Margaret Clevenger, and Nicholas Ferreiro talk with students at Syracuse using the Post-9/11 G.I. Bill about their experiences overseas and at the University. Click the image to view the full video.

Wear Orange
The number of military veterans attending Syracuse University has more than tripled since 2006, thanks to the Post-9/11 G.I. Bill and the university's efforts to recruit and retain veterans. Click the image to view the full video. Newhouse Video
Developed in collaboration with JPMorgan Chase & Co., Syracuse University now offers a Veterans Career Transition Program (VCTP) to prepare veterans for technology careers.
A useful list of colleges, universities (including Syracuse Unversity) and trade schools nationwide that offer veterans the best education, value, and welcome.
As part of the “RETURN THE FAVOR” Discount Program (Find & Assist Vets of Record), eligible Onondaga County residents will be issued an I.D. card identifying them as a qualified, honorably discharged veteran of any of the U.S. Armed Forces.
The Veterans Resource Center opened at University College in August 2009 to provide student veterans with a personalized set of services from recruitment to degree completion. Click the image to view the full video.
Open House


Syracuse University Veterans Resource Center • 315-443-9297 •
700 University Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13244