Best Colleges for Veterans

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Best Colleges for Veterans Methodology

These are the top-ranked schools in the Best Colleges rankings that participate in federal initiatives helping veterans and active service members apply, pay for and complete their degrees.

Rank School
#27 University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR

#28 George Mason University

Fairfax, VA

#29 Mississippi State University

Mississippi State, MS

#29 Oklahoma State University

Stillwater, OK

#29 Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR

#29 St. John Fisher College

Rochester, NY

#33 Adelphi University

Garden City, NY

#33 University of Alabama—​Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

#35 Maryville University of St. Louis

St Louis, MO

#35 University of Idaho

Moscow, ID

#35 University of La Verne

La Verne, CA

#35 University of Louisville

Louisville, KY

#39 Florida Institute of Technology

Melbourne, FL

#39 Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, VA

#41 University of Central Florida

Orlando, FL

#41 University of South Florida

Tampa, FL

#41 West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

#44 Pace University

New York, NY

#44 St. Mary's University of Minnesota

Winona, MN

#46 Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Indiana, PA

#46 Southern Illinois University—​Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

#48 East Carolina University

Greenville, NC

#48 University of Alabama—​Huntsville

Huntsville, AL

#48 Widener University

Chester, PA

#51 Utah State University

Logan, UT

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