Veterans Success Programs

Manhattan College is a veteran friendly school located in the New York City areaThere are very few universities that have a more storied history of support for our student veterans than Manhattan College.

It has endured during peace time operations and throughout the many wars that our great country has faced. Not once did Manhattan College waiver in its dedication and commitment to its veterans.

Manhattan College is a proud partner of the Yellow Ribbon program, with unlimited caps for the number of participating students and tuition contribution. We strive to provide the best for those who served through our Veterans Success Programs. These veteran transition programs are tailored to fit the needs of our students and their families as they begin the next chapter of their lives as civilians. Our programs provide the essentials needed for the educational and transformative experience that our student veterans will have at Manhattan College.


Marks of Distinction

Manhattan College is a top school for veteran success in New York City

Each year, Manhattan College continues to be recognized as a military and veteran friendly school with the following marks of distinction.

  • Designated by Military Times as Best for Vets: Colleges 2022
  • Ranked #6 on U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges for Veterans in the north region. 


Looking to apply to the College as a student veteran? For admissions-related questions, contact:

Helene Quezada
Assistant Director of Military & Veteran Recruiting

Apply as a Veteran Request Information
  • Manhattan College Announces Opening of New On-Campus Student Veterans Success Center

    Student Veterans Center
    Opened in Fall 2022, this state-of-the art center features three distinct spaces, including a quiet study space, a group meeting space, and a more social and collaborative space for student veterans to meet.


  • Yellow Ribbon Program

    Manhattan College is an unlimited Yellow Ribbon schools in New York City

    Manhattan College participates in the VA Yellow Ribbon Program to assist with funding tuition expenses for military veterans and dependents. 

    This tuition benefit program includes both undergraduate and graduate study and either full or part-time enrollment. For eligible GI Bill® recipients, as a Unlimited Yellow Ribbon school this program allows you to attend Manhattan College in New York City at no cost. 

    See more information for the Yellow Ribbon Program. 

Manhattan College Receives Gold Designation As Military Friendly School

Manhattan College is among the top schools in the nation for success in recruiting, supporting, retaining, and preparing Veteran graduates for future success in the New York City area. 

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Watch Video: Veteran Services

Student veterans speak about the programs and services that make Manhattan College the right fit for men and women who served.


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 An approved chapter of Student Veterans of America.