Admissions & Aid
The Veteran and Military Programs Office supports, empowers, and encourages all veterans, service members, and their dependents and survivors through services and programs designed to:
Veteran, service member, dependent, and survivor are defined in the following ways for CUNY data collection:
This page provides easy access to information about our programs of study, the admissions process, and other resources on campus. The Office of Admissions adheres to the Principles of Excellence Program guidelines outlined in the Presidential Executive Order in the recruitment and admission of veterans and their dependents. In addition, we advise service members to speak with an education services officer or counselor within their military service prior to enrolling at the college.
Admissions counselors are available to assist you with information about our programs, admissions requirements, and the admissions process. To meet with a counselor, come to the Office of Admissions or make a phone or in-person appointment.
Brooklyn College offers 175 undergraduate degree, graduate degree, certificate, and advanced certificate and diploma programs.
Undergraduate applicants who are veterans of the United States Military Service, currently on active duty, or members of the National Guard or Reserves may obtain an application fee waiver by answering the U.S. Military Status question on the CUNY application and submitting proof of their veteran/military status (e.g., DD-214, Current Military ID Card, or Deployment or Pre-separation orders). Send an e-mail if you have any questions.
Graduate applicants who are veterans of the United States Military Service, currently on active duty, or members of the National Guard or Reserves are exempt from paying the graduate application fee. E-mail the Office Admissions for information.
Our Office of Financial Aid is committed to assisting veterans in understanding the cost of attendance and navigate the financial process and timeline.
Veteran and Military Programs
1407 James Hall
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210-6789