Veterans who choose the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater to earn their degrees are learning at one of the top Military-Friendly Schools in the nation.
G.I. Jobs magazine's 2012 rankings place UW-Whitewater in the top 20 percent of colleges and universities in the U.S.
"It shows we're on the right path in helping veterans succeed and getting them through school," said Janice Nordin, veterans coordinator at UW-Whitewater. "We are always looking to improve our services and admit more military students."
G.I. Jobs praised UW-Whitewater for:
More than 300 veterans, spouses and dependents receive benefits at UW-Whitewater.
Campus dedicates a week every November to celebrate veterans and military students. Festivities this year take place November 7-12 and include an art exhibit, faculty training sessions, flag-raising ceremony, military ball, benefits and resource fair, and the Nov. 12 football game vs. UW-La Crosse.
For more information on veterans services at UW-Whitewater, contact Nordin at 262-472-1580 or go to www.uww.edu/registrar/vets.