Augustana Awarded 2014 Military Friendly Schools Designation
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Augustana has been named to the list of 2014 Military Friendly Schools, a distinction honoring the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country who are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans, and spouses as students and ensuring their success on campus.
The list is compiled by Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life.
“Inclusion on the 2014 list of Military Friendly Schools shows Augustana's commitment to providing a supportive environment for military students,” said Sean Collins, vice president at Victory Media and a nine-year U.S. Navy veteran. “The need for education is growing and our mission is to provide the military community with transparent, world-class resources to assist in their search for schools.”
Learn more about Military and Veterans Education Assistance at Augustana.
"The 1,868 colleges, universities and trade schools on this year’s list exhibit leading practices in the recruitment and retention of students with military experience," the ranking notes. "These schools have world-class programs and policies for student support on campus, academic accreditation, credit policies, flexibility and other services to those who served."