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Active Military and Veteran Students

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Veteran Crisis Hotline

1-800-273-8255 and press 1, or text 838255.

For Deaf and Hard of Hearing:


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Find Your Counselor

Military and Veteran students are encouraged to reach out to their trained military counselor at the SUNY school where they are taking classes.

Find Your Counselor

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In the News

The Senate has passed legislation to protect GI Bill benefits as classes are transitioned to online.

  • Senate Passes Moran, Tester Legislative Fix to Protect GI Bill Benefits as Universities Close Due to Coronavirus

And an update from the House:

  • Ranking Member Roe Companion Legislation to Safeguard Student Veterans Benefits Passes Senate
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Alerts from the US Department of Veteran Affairs

  • Public Health Alert – COVID-19 Coronavirus
  • Veterans can sign into My HealtheVet to send a secure message to VA or use telehealth options to explain their condition and receive a prompt diagnosis. 
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Financial Help for Military Families

  • Financial Help for Families Caught in a Coronavirus Quandry (Military Times) 
  • Emergency fix for GI Bill Payouts at Colleges Shuttered by Coronavirus advances(Military Times)
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Find Your Campus.

Find your campus’s COVID-19 page and resources.
Locate your courses online, get help, and find online support.