SU’s Veterans Resource Center:
Dedicated to providing the services you need as you pursue your education
As 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.
VETERANS DAY 2015 On Novermber 11, 2015, Syracuse University celebrated Veterans Day with a ceremony at Hendricks Chapel. Brigadier General Michael A. Fantini, U.S. Air Force, was the keynote speaker. Syracuse University student and Marine Corps veteran Jordan Lindsay Robinson were masters of ceremonies.
VETERANS COMMENCEMENT 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.
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.
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.
Developed in collaboration with JPMorgan Chase & Co., Syracuse University now offers a Veterans Career Transition Program (VCTP) to prepare veterans for technology careers.
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.
Syracuse University Veterans Resource Center • 315-443-9297 • firstname.lastname@example.org
700 University Avenue, Syracuse, NY 13244