WVU is the 40th greatest faculty for the military and veteran community—a jump of 51 spots from the prior year, according to Army Times’ most current rankings.

“I am exceptionally very pleased of our university and crew for their really hard get the job done to guidance our veteran and armed forces neighborhood of pupils,” mentioned Jerry Wood, director of the Middle for Veteran, Armed forces and Relatives Packages. 

“Jumping from 91st to 40th in the rankings in one yr is no smaller feat. Our group is performing tirelessly to ensure our veteran and military-linked pupils have an superb expertise on campus, have products and services and methods they need to have, have their positive aspects processed efficiently and correctly, and are treated quite. By creating on what we are accomplishing now, introducing enhancements with our on the internet application initiatives for veteran and military-related learners, our partnership in between our integrated promoting communications software and the Protection Information and facts Faculty as well as ongoing dedication to our veteran and navy college students, I am optimistic to see WVU bounce in the rankings once more future 12 months,” Wooden added. 

WVU’s Center for Veteran, Navy and Household Packages Business has been performing diligently about the years to strengthen veteran and military services-linked scholar entry to campus and local community methods necessary to enhance their total higher education expertise.

A big accomplishment has been matching the Department of Defense’s prices of $250 for every credit rating hour for all undergraduate online packages for company customers. 

Moreover, WVU has offered a place for these college students on campus and delivers totally free tutoring providers, examine spots and immediate contact to University Certifying Officers while certifying their gains competently and treating them with the utmost dignity and regard.