The CUNY Office of Veterans Affairs is dedicated to fostering a sense of community and to developing a channel of communication among veteran and reservist students, and with faculty, staff and administration. The City University of New York welcomes and supports veterans and reservists on its campuses and recognizes the contribution that they make as citizens and students. CUNY is proud of the level of diversity and academic excellence that veterans and reservists bring to our campuses.

The Veterans Affairs section of is a virtual one-stop source of information regarding services for veterans, reservists and their dependents and survivors. It is a guide to educational benefits, entitlements, counseling and advocacy resources, which will assist veterans in pursuing their academic and civilian careers.

Download CUNY’s comprehensive brochure for veterans

Veterans and active duty military personnel are encouraged to contact Padraig O’Donoghue, Veteran Services Coordinator at or call 646 313 8321

Advisement for veterans is handled through the Office of the Enrollment Services and Registrar.

Students in the Military