10 Steps to success in college our military students, veterans and family dependents can use to ensure that the transition into college life is smooth and successful.
Contact your Mercy College Military and Veteran Recruitment representative to assist you every step of the way. We are here for you.
Albert Oquendo, LTC (Ret)
Associate Director of Military Recruitment
Mercy College(914) 674-7621
Admissions and General Inquiries:
You will need to gather the following documents to submit to Mercy College:
Determine your Eligibility for New York State Benefits.
Visit the website of the New York State Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) for eligibility information or contact HESC at 1-888-697-4372.
Register for Class
Once you have received your acceptance to Mercy College, your Student Services counselor will advise you on course selections, assist you in registering for classes and ensure that you have all the support necessary to succeed as a Mercy College student.
Connect with Fellow Mercy College Student Veterans
Our current student veterans at Mercy College want to help you make the transition from the battlefield to the classroom as smooth as possible. It is not easy and they have been through it before you. Join Veterans of Mercy, a chapter of Student Veterans of America (SVA).
Military Activation/ Return to Duty
If you are recalled to military duty, you will not be penalized for withdrawing from Mercy College. Follow these steps: