We'd like your opinion on how we can improve the effectiveness of our policies and procedures that address sexual misconduct.
To share your suggestions and/or feedback, make an appointment with Mary Morton, affirmative action officer/Title IX coordinator at 518-587-2100, ext. 2265, 2 Union Ave., Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, or send  via email to mary.morton@esc.edu.

Definitions of Covered Veterans

Protected Veterans (covered under #60-250)

Special Disabled Veteran

A veteran who is entitled to compensation (or who but for the receipt of military retired pay would be entitled to compensation) under laws administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs for a disability:

  1. rated at 30 percent or more or
  2. rated at 10 or 20 percent in the case of a veteran who has been determined under 38 U.S.C. 3106 to have a serious employment handicap or
  3. a person who was discharged or released from active duty because of a service-connected disability.

Veteran of the Vietnam Era

A person who served on active duty for a period of more than 180 days, and was discharged or released therefrom with other than a dishonorable discharge, if any part of such active duty occurred:

  1. in the Republic of Vietnam between Feb. 28, 1961 and May 7, 1975 or
  2. between Aug. 5, 1964 and May 7, 1975, in all other cases or
  3. was discharged or released from active duty for a service-connected disability if any part of such active duty was performed:
    • in the Republic of Vietnam between Feb. 28, 1961 and May 7, 1975 or
    • between Aug. 5, 1964 and May 7, 1975, in all other cases.

Other Protected Veteran

A person who served on active duty during a war or in a campaign or expedition for which a campaign badge has been authorized, under laws administered by the Department of Defense.

Recently Separated Veteran

Any veteran during the one-year period beginning on the date of such veteran's discharge or release from active duty.

Protected Veterans (covered under #60-300)

Disabled Veteran

A veteran of the U.S. military, ground, naval or air service who is entitled to compensation (or who but for the receipt of military retired pay would be entitled to compensation) under laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, or a person who was discharged or released from active duty because of a service-connected disability.

Recently Separated Veteran

Any veteran during the three-year period beginning on the date of such veteran's discharge or release from active duty in the U.S. military, ground, naval or air service.

Armed Forces Service Medal Veteran

Any veteran who, while serving on active duty in the U.S. military, ground, naval or air service, participated in a United States military operation for which an Armed Forces service medal was awarded pursuant to Executive Order 12985.

Other Protected Veteran

A veteran who served on active duty in the U.S. military, ground, naval or air service during a war or in a campaign or expedition for which a campaign badge has been authorized, under the laws administered by the Department of Defense