soldier looking up 5th ave during the veterans day parade

Veterans & Military-Connected Student Life

New York University is committed to providing an environment for veterans to pursue their academic and personal goals, explore learning experiences, and be involved in campus life.  Whether you've served domestically or in an international unit we are here to support all who have served. We hope this page will help you connect with University offices and resources and engage with NYU and NYC.


black and gold flyer for veterans ball 2020

Veterans Ball 2020

The Veterans Ball was created in 2016 by NYU student veterans and administrators who advocated to create a space to build a sense of community and camaraderie celebrating veteran and military-connected students. The program now includes a cocktail hour, buffet dinner, veteran guest speaker, recognition of graduating students veterans, and a fun celebration - all overlooking  stunning views of Washington Square Park. this is NYU largest event dedicated to student veterans. It's a special opportunity to feel connected to the community.

Attire is formal.

Purchase tickets to the 2020 Veterans Ball.

To sponsor a table for the 2020 Veterans Ball email veterans@nyu.edu.

Military Alliance Student Guide

The NYU Military Alliance created the Student Guide to ensure prospective and current students are aware of the many resources NYU and NYC have to offer. Please make sure you review this document as you are researching NYU and reach out to veterans@nyu.edu if you have any questions.

Group Photo before NYC Veterans Day Parade with NYU Banner