The meeting of the Board of Trustees of Suffolk County Community College scheduled for August 21, 2014 will now be held at 3:00 p.m. in Room 114 in the Captree Commons building, on the Michael J. Grant Campus, 1001 Crooked Hill Road, Brentwood, NY. This notification revises the previous time and location announced for this meeting.

Veterans Benefits

The Post-9/11 GI Bill (Chapter 33)

  • This program is a new education benefit program for individuals who served on active duty on or after September 11, 2001.

Montgomery GI Bill for Active Duty (Chapter 30)

  • This program provides 36 months of educational benefits.

Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserves (Chapter 1606)

  • This program is for members of the Reserves or National Guard and can be used for a degree or certificate program.

Survivors and Dependent
Educational Assistance Program (DEA)
(Chapter 35)

  • Offers educational and training opportunities for eligible dependents of veterans who are permanently or totally disabled due to service related injury or are deceased. Program offers up to 45 months of educational benefits.

Work Study Program

  • Available to any student receiving VA Educational Benefits and enrolled at least three-quarter time. Positions can be at the institution, the VA Office or at any approved State Employment Office.

Tutorial Assistance Program

  • Assistance is available if you are receiving VA assistance on at least a half-time student basis.

More information and assistance for these programs may be obtained from our Registrar site under Veterans Information, by calling the VA at (888) 442-4551 or visiting the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Web site.