Military Students and Veterans
Dear Military and Veteran students:
Welcome to Nassau Community College!
The faculty, staff and administration at NCC are committed to helping veterans and students in the military make a smooth and productive transition to college life. Take advantage of the services and people here at Nassau. We are ready and willing to assist you in any way we can. We want you to succeed. We believe that the services offered and the commitment of our faculty and staff is important factors in guiding you through graduation and to the future you want.
I look forward to personally welcoming you to Nassau.
Dr. Evangeline Manjares
Dean/Academic Student Services/Military and Veteran Affairs and Service Learning
Tower, Plaza Level
Tel: 516-572-9775 ext.24940
Who is a Veteran?
Any person who has been engaged in active military duty in the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines or Coast Guard
A member of the National Guard or Reserves called to active duty for purposes other than training
A cadet or midshipman at one of the service academies AND were released under a condition other than dishonorable discharge
Students currently serving in the Active Reserve Forces, while technically not veterans, are entitled to many benefits.
Several educational benefit programs, as well as the services of Office of Military and Veteran Affairs, are available to the spouses or children of deceased or disabled veterans.