Financial Aid Office  197 Franklin St. • Auburn, NY  13021

   315-255-1743 ext. 2470 • Fax 315-252-2185



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Student Name                                                                                                 Cayuga ID#


In order to qualify as a veteran for federal financial aid purposes you must meet certain specific criteria. Please answer the following questions and provide the requested documentation in order for us to determine your status.  Once you have entered the necessary information online, you will need to print the form, provide all required signatures and return it to the CCC Financial Aid Office. Additional information may be requested.


______ 1.        I have been in active service in the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, or Coast Guard and was released under a condition other than dishonorable.  NOTE:  Active duty training periods pursuant to an enlistment in the National Guard or Reserves DOES NOT qualify for veteran’s status.


______ 2.        I was a cadet or midshipman at one of the service academies and was released under a condition other than dishonorable.


______ 3.        I am not a veteran now but will be one by June 30, 2015.  Enter date of expected discharge: ________________________________.


______ 4.        I am currently serving on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces or a National Guard or Reserves enlistee who is on active duty for other than state or training purposes.


Signature________________________________________________         Date______________


Please return this form along with a copy of your DD-214 to the

Financial Aid Office at Cayuga Community College


Processing of your application for Financial Aid cannot continue until

we receive the requested information.