Services Offered for Veterans Through Purchase College
Purchase College welcomes students with military experience. A variety of benefits encourage college enrollment for veterans and provide financial assistance to make it easier to pursue higher education. The Registrar’s Office serves as a contact to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, providing verification for benefit requests.
- Dates of enrollment
- Registered credit hours
- Updates to enrollment status and degree programs
- Transfers from other institutions
- Progress towards degree completion
- Benefits are granted to eligible veterans who are currently matriculated, full-time or part-time, in an undergraduate or graduate degree program.
Transfer Credit Information
Military personnel may also transfer military experience and training to college credit. Please contact Noreen Mante in the Registrar’s Office for more assistance on this matter. Noreen can be reached at (914) 251-6311 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Financial Aid In addition to applying for federal and state VA benefits, all veterans are encouraged to apply for financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). For more information, please visit Student Financial Services.
Parking Fee Waivers are offered to eligible veterans at Purchase College who have received an honorable discharge. Upon submission of a written request by the Veteran, the waiver can provide an exemption of parking fees. Veterans must identify themselves to the Parking Office by showing their military ID or a copy of their DD 214. Additional questions can be directed to the Parking Office (914-251-6177) or the Certifying Official.
Certifying Official: Danielle Williams, Assistant Registrar, Purchase College
For any additional questions, please e-mail VAServices@purchase.edu or call (914) 251-6361.