Director of Veteran and Military Affairs - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States


Detailed Job Description

Quinnipiac University is a thriving, three-campus private, coeducational, non-sectarian institution located in Hamden, Conn., 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 6,000 full-time undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students in more than 70 programs.

Presently, we are seeking a Director of Veteran and Military Affairs and invite applications for this position.


The Director of Veteran and Military Affairs will provide support services and coordinate academic, financial and admissions services for military students and student veterans.  This will include coordinating Yellow Ribbon and vocational rehabilitation benefits between Quinnipiac University and the Veteran’s Administration, working with the office of the Bursar to resolve any billing issues, working with the campus certifying official to resolve any registration issues, and assisting the students in obtaining additional support services as required. Other responsibilities will include providing academic and career guidance, developing and maintaining an orientation and peer support group for veterans and military as well as assisting admissions with outreach and recruitment in the community.

Qualifications & Special Instructions to Applicants

Qualified candidates will have a broad knowledge base of Veteran and Military Administration policies and procedures, with particular expertise regarding tuition assistance programs including the Montgomery GI Bill, Post 911 GI Bill, Vocational Rehabilitation, and Chapter 33.  Knowledge of grants and scholarships for veterans and family members is required.  Substantial experience with higher education and military service is preferred. Bachelors Degree required.



Applications must be submitted electronically and should include a resume and a thoughtful cover letter describing your interest in the position.  Contact information for three references must be submitted on the application form.

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the university community and we welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity.


Job Code  2013-1229

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter