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Veteran Services

Welcome to the Veterans Educational Service Office with artistic american flag in background

The Veteran's Education Services Office at Mohawk Valley Community College is located on the Utica Campus in Payne Hall, on the first floor within the Academic Advisement & Counseling Center.


Mission of the Veteran's Education Services Office:

The Veteran Education Services Office welcomes Veteran students, their dependents and active duty personnel to Mohawk Valley Community College. Our Office is here to help you through the traditional college processes as well as provide a comprehensive overview of VA Educational Benefits.  We are committed to supporting your academic and career goals along with making the transition to college as seamless as possible. 

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:30AM - 4:30PM
Walk-In's & Appointments Welcomed

Rosemarie Pastorella
Student Veteran Specialist

Thomas Zénon
Interim Veterans Education Coordinator

James Maio
Associate Dean of Student Development & Transition Services

Office of Veteran Education Services
104B Payne Hall
1101 Sherman Drive
Utica, NY 13501
Phone: (315) 792-5326
Fax: (315) 792-5696