VA Work Study Program

VA Work-Study Job Description

  • Assist with the dissemination of general information regarding Veteran benefits and/or services
  • Provide assistance to students and parents with general inquiries about Veteran benefits via phone, email, or in person
  • Maintain and organize veteran-related files
  • Assist with the processing of accurate and timely enrollment certifications for all veterans affairs educational entitlement programs
  • Assist with maintaining regulatory, information security and confidentiality compliance in accordance with federal, state and SUNY guidelines
  • Assist with providing support and consultation for veterans’ related issues on campus (i.e. transition assistance)
  • Assist with maintaining positive relationships with key offices in order to facilitate services to students receiving veterans’ related educational entitlements
  • Assist with maintaining accurate and current information in related information systems (Fredonia Banner SCT, VAOnce, and Cool Query)
  • Assist with the reporting of student enrollment information, due progress, approved programs and tuition/fees, and contact information
  • Assist with the development and distribution of accurate and current Veterans Affairs Office publications to relevant constituencies (brochures, flyers, posters and web content)
  • Assist with the facilitation of scholarships for students receiving veterans entitlements as needed

Interested students may apply by sending a cover letter and resume' to the attention of the State University of New York at Fredonia Veterans Affairs Administrator.


Mark D. Mackey, Veterans Affairs Administrator

Veterans Affairs Office

158 Nixon Hall
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3423
(716) 673-3310 fax