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Student Veteran Hub

Empowering Student Veterans towards Academic and Personal Success

We, at the Student Veterans Organization (SVO) of the New York Institute of Technology, strive to provide a comprehensive platform for our veteran students, catering to their unique academic and co-curricular requirements. The SVO, a fraternity of veterans, is your home for veteran-centric services and support on campus.

Our Mission

At the New York Tech SVO, we are committed to:

  • Facilitating your transition from military to campus life.
  • Supporting your academic journey to ensure your success and degree completion.
  • Assisting you in realizing your career ambitions.
  • Guiding you to relevant New York Tech and community resources, and developing new services tailored to your needs.

Our Dedication

We are devoted to:

  • Enhancing institutional support for student veterans and streamlining the processes of their recruitment, services, and accommodation.
  • Providing veteran peer-to-peer support to help you achieve academic, professional, and personal success.
  • Establishing community ties to augment the network of veteran services and involve you in community service.


Your journey from the military to the classroom doesn't have to be daunting. At New York Tech, we're dedicated to empowering your transition and supporting your academic and career ambitions. Join us today!

Veteran Resources

Institutional Resources

Discover a wealth of resources and information at your disposal, from VA to state, regional, and local services.

Veteran Support Organizations

Engage with fellow veterans and find the help you need with these organizations:

Educational Resources

Access resources for a smoother admissions process and preparation for proficiency exams:

Get in Touch

Reach out to us for any support, queries, or information. We're here to help!

Nancy Borchers
Veteran Certifying Official
Office of the Registrar
Harry Schure Hall, Room 142-A
Phone: 516.686.1277
Fax: 516.686.1074

Joel Acevedo
Associate Director
Military and Veteran Affairs
26 West 61st St., Room M03
Phone: 646.273.6124

Felipe Henao, Ed.D.
Dean of Students