Veteran and Military Education

Information and Resources for Veterans and Military Students

Empire State College Office of Veteran and Military Education (OVME) has served military students since 1971. The college offers:

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Office of Veteran and Military Education (OVME)
Empire State College
1 Union Ave.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Phone: 800-847-3000, ext. 2779
or 518-587-2100, ext. 2779


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Those using veteran educational benefits must complete the Registrar Veterans Certification Request Form (PDF 135kB) each term prior to registration. This form authorizes Empire State College to provide required information and to certify your enrollment at SUNY Empire for the specified semester to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA).


We’re here to help.

SUNY Empire’s Veteran and Military Education staff is ready to work with you to make earning your degree possible and affordable.


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Ready to advance your education and career? There’s no time like the present. Apply now, or learn more about SUNY Empire at one of our information sessions.