Military and Veteran Student Admissions

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Molloy University is dedicated to providing high quality educational opportunities for military and veteran students. We understand your unique needs, and you can count on us to work with you on achieving your academic goals as you prepare for your future career.

Whether you are enrolling in college for the first time, transferring, or pursuing a graduate degree, you will find a path to success at Molloy.


Molloy University participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program.

Additional Information

  • Transfer Credits

    • Transfer credits are granted to military servicemen or Veterans who have completed various certifications and training programs
    • Physical education credit granted for completion of basic training
    • Transfer credits awarded for courses completed at other colleges and universities
    • Credits can be earned through college level examinations such as CLEP and DSST with the recommended American Council on Education (ACE) scores
    • Credits documented on the SMARTS and AARTS transcripts and are evaluated on an individual basis

  • Financing for Veterans

    Active, reserve and veterans of the military who are eligible for VA program benefits may be eligible for other sources of student financial aid. Federal and state sources may include:

    • Federal Pell Grant
    • Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
    • Federal Work-Study Program (FWS)
    • New York State Tuition Assistance Program Grant (TAP)
    • New York State Aid for Part-Time Study (APTS)
    • Molloy University Scholarships and grants.
    • NYS Veteran’s Award

  • Veteran's Enrollment Certification

    • Students expecting to receive veteran’s benefits must be certified by the Office of the Registrar
    • VA Certification of Eligibility must be submitted
    • Contact the Registrar’s Office Veteran’s Enrollment Certifying Officer about veteran status and/or active or reserves status
    • Notify the Registrar’s Veteran’s Coordinator about your plans to use G.I. Bill benefits

  • Academic Policies for Veterans

    The college does not penalize military students for early withdrawal if a reservist or active duty enlisted service member is called to active duty, taking them away from campus. The student may withdraw from courses without academic penalties.