U.S. Veterans Enrollment Week Aug 18-22
08/18/2014 - 08/22/2014, U.S. Veterans Enrollment Week Aug18-22Winnick House, Room 210, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
U.S. Veterans are invited to come to LIU Post in Brookville during Veterans Enrollment Week to learn about the many opportunities at LIU – Long Island University.
The week kicks off with a formal welcome on Monday, August 18. All are invited. For those unable to attend Monday’s event, the Office of Veteran and Military Affairs invites you to come to campus between Tuesday, August 19 and Friday, August 22. These days are open to all veterans who wish to apply of enroll for fall 2014.
You may register for this event online. If you have any questions, please contact Dan Potenzieri at 516-299-2900. Mr. Potenzieri will contact all students who register for this event to confirm their attendance and answer any questions.
Agenda for the Week
Monday, August 18: Formal Welcome at 11 a.m.by Adam Grohman and Veterans Affairs staff, who will speak about the college process and benefits. At noon we will serve lunch, and at 1 p.m. a campus tour will begin. There will be a Financial Aid discussion at 2, and at 3 we will visit the Office of Admissions with Dan Potenzieri.
Tuesday through Friday, August 19 to 22: Open to all Veterans who are interested in applying to LIU and registering for classes. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Office of Veteran and Military Affairs provides a host of services for students who are currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, who have served and are veterans, or for students utilizing benefits transferred under a variety of Veterans Administration Educational entitlement programs. The office also serves as the liaison between the above mentioned students and various academic and non-academic departments to assist both entities as the students navigate their collegiate experience. Additionally, the office provides support as the Veterans Administration School Certifying Official or SCO. The office, through a variety of outreach programs also provides training, seminars, and educational sessions to educate both veteran and non-veterans of the veteran and military member educational experience.
- One stop service to all students utilizing Veteran Administration and/or New York State Educational Entitlements.
- Completion of all Veterans Administration School Certifying Official duties including the certification of attendance, maintenance of records, and other duties as obligated by the VA.
- Liaison for campus and off-campus community partners in relation to veteran and military affairs.
- Assists in the recruitment and retention of students utilizing veteran educational entitlements through partnerships with the Office of Admissions.
- Provides Orientation Sessions for students utilizing veteran educational entitlements.
- Serves as the Faculty Advisor for the Veterans and Students United (VSU) student organization.
- Publishes and Updates the BASIC TRAINING 101 Veteran Student Handbook.
Office Location and Contact Information
Winnick House Room 210
Operation Hours: 0900-1700 Monday-Friday
Main Contact: Adam M. Grohman, Associate Dean of Students, VA SCO
Visiting LIU Post
LIU Post is located on Northern Boulevard (Route 25A) on the north shore of Long Island in Nassau County, New York. Situated between Route 107 and Glen Cove Road, the university is easily accessible from the Long Island Expressway (Route 495) and Northern State Parkway.
To learn more about LIU Post’s admissions requirements, application procedures, tuition costs, and FAQs, visit the Admissions Home Page. To register for an on-campus Admissions event, click here.
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Financial Aid & Scholarships
LIU Post offers comprehensive financial aid services, including academic and departmental scholarships, work-study, grants, loans, and flexible payment options. Start with the Financial Aid Basics or register for one of our free College Affordability and FAFSA Seminars.
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