SUNY College of Optometry is committed to serving students who have served our country as members of the military. The Office of Student Affairs will work in collaboration with various offices on campus including admissions, bursar, financial aid, registrar and career counseling to obtain the services & benefits necessary to successfully complete the Doctor of Optometry program.

Veterans and/or their dependents, eligible to receive VA education benefits, should contact the Financial Aid and Registrar’s Office below:

Financial Aid Office
Vito Cavallaro
Asst. VP for Student Affairs/Dir. Of Financial Aid

Registrar’s Office
Jacqueline Martinez
College Registrar

Please visit the US Department of Veteran’s Affairs website to obtain more information about benefits at