Center for Veteran and Military Affairs

Center for Veteran and Military Affairs
Room: Pitkin Education Center, Room L-113
Phone: (201) 447-7997

“The Veterans Connection” at the Center for Veteran and Military Affairs ensures that service members and veterans can focus on their reintegration into civilian and student life as well as their academic success.
The College’s faculty and staff are committed to working with student veterans to make their college experience both rewarding and productive. Veterans Student veterans are encouraged to take advantage of a variety of programs, services and resources at the College that support veteran student their success.

The Veterans Connection at Bergen:

  • Works with veterans to assess their military experience in relation to their academic goals.
  • Helps veterans in learning about VA benefits and how to access them, as well as a variety of programs and services available.
  • Assists veterans with reintegration into civilian and academic life.
  • Introduces veterans to other students at Bergen who share common experiences.
  • Serves as a conduit for raising understanding on issues that impact veteran students.

Veterans should check-in with the Center for Veteran and Military Affairs at the beginning of each semester to verify enrollment information and during the semester to report any changes in semester hour loads. Failure to do so may result in termination of VA benefits.