Averett Ranked Among America’s Most Military-Friendly Colleges by BestColleges.com

Posted on August 5th, 2015 by Travis Dix

militaryfriendly15BestColleges.com has recognized Averett University as one of America’s most military-friendly colleges in 2015.

On its website, BestColleges.com praises Averett for the university’s history of supporting veterans and active servicemembers: “Located in Virginia, the Averett University campus is near several major military sites, but the school’s history of military-friendly policies truly set it apart,” BestColleges.com writes. “In addition to supporting the Yellow Ribbon Program, Averett is a member of the Servicemembers Opportunity College network, SOCMAR and SOCCOAST at the bachelor’s degree level, and the Degree Service Network. The university also proudly accepts Vocational Rehabilitation Education students, and offers additional tuition discounts to eligible veterans and military students. Dedicated staff are available to assist with admissions, financial aid and specialty support for veterans and their families.”

“We evaluated schools across the country, identifying those that provide a full range of academic, financial, and personal support for our veterans and active servicemembers,” said Brooke Watson, Associate Director of Communications at BestColleges.com. “Schools such as Averett University give young men and women the opportunity to realize their full potential following their service to our country.”

To see the full rankings, please click here: http://www.bestcolleges.com/features/top-military-friendly-colleges/