Commencement 2015 Veterans Celebration Reception

A group of student veterans receive their SALUTE honors’ cords


Syracuse University ranks among the nation’s top schools for veterans. The support of military-connected scholars is central to the University’s mission, and includes commitments to affordability, academic success, and a comfortable fit within the student body.

One of the top reasons military-connected students choose Syracuse is academic breadth. You’ll select from among 200 majors and 100 minors within 11 schools and colleges, knowing that no matter what school you choose, you’ll find other students with ties to the Armed Forces.

As a show of appreciation for your service, your application fee has been waived. To begin your application, click here.

Other reasons to consider Syracuse include:

  • Part-time and online study options
  • No-cost transition programs
  • Veteran-dedicated staff
  • Academic counseling
  • Career advising
  • Veteran and military-specific library resources
  • the VetSuccess Program
  • Early Registration Benefits
  • Allowed Leaves of Absence
  • the Veterans Legal Clinic
  • Special Degree Programs

Learn More:

Syracuse University participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program, agreeing to make additional funds available without an additional charge to GI Bill® entitlements. The VA matches this voluntary contribution. View the tuition guide [PDF]


Veteran and Military Contact

Daniel J. Czajak ’04
Assistant Director | Student-Veteran & Military Recruiting
Active Duty Army and Air Force officer, 2004-2010
Office of Admissions

Meet with a Syracuse University admissions representative near you.


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