Veteran & Military Services

SUNY Oneonta is proud to recognize your service to our country and to assist you and eligible family members in reaching specific academic and career goals. Explore the links on the left for information for prospective, new and continuing students, including details about obtaining education benefits and other services available to veterans.

Whether you need help with your benefits paperwork or you need assistance navigating your campus experience, there are many people invested in your success.

Your VCO is the institutional point of contact who can provide assistance, or refer you to other professionals regarding the Tuition Assistance program, Financial Aid, academic counseling, job search support, and other campus services as well as programs and events designed to assist service members, veterans, and their families

SUNY Oneonta is a signatory to both the EXECUTIVE ORDER 13607, establishing Principles of Excellence for Educational Institutions Serving Service Members, Veterans, Spouses and Other Family Members and the 8 Keys to Veterans’ Success.

Financial Literacy Program

SUNY Oneonta’s Making Cents Financial Literacy and Wellness program is designed to help students develop a strong understanding of personal financial management concepts to empower students to make informed financial decisions and manage financial resources for a lifetime of financial well-being.

View program details


Veterans Benefits Certifying Official (VCO)

Eileen McClafferty
Director of Academic Advisement / VA Certifying Official (VCO)
107 Netzer Administration Building, SUNY Oneonta
Oneonta, NY 13820
Phone: (607) 436-3390
Fax: (607) 436-3392

Billing Manager

Kelly Pinter
Billing Manager/Alternate VCO
Payments & Deferrals
240 Netzer Administration Building
Phone: (607) 436-2682
Fax: (607) 436-2660

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