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
#1 Pennsylvania State University—​University Park

University Park, PA

#2 Tulane University

New Orleans, LA

#2 University of Texas—​Austin

Austin, TX

#4 Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY

#5 Texas A&M University—​College Station

College Station, TX

#6 University of Iowa

Iowa City, IA

#7 Indiana University—​Bloomington

Bloomington, IN

#7 Marquette University

Milwaukee, WI

#7 Miami University—​Oxford

Oxford, OH

#10 University of Vermont

Burlington, VT

#11 University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL

#12 Binghamton University—​SUNY

Binghamton, NY

#12 Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA

#12 University of Missouri

Columbia, MO

#15 North Carolina State University—​Raleigh

Raleigh, NC

#15 St. Louis University

St. Louis, MO

#15 University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS

#15 University of Nebraska—​Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

#15 University of Oklahoma

Norman, OK

#15 University of Tennessee

Knoxville, TN

#21 University at Buffalo—​SUNY

Buffalo, NY

#22 University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC

#23 University of Arizona

Tucson, AZ

#24 The Catholic University of America

Washington, DC

#24 Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, PA

#24 Temple University

Philadelphia, PA

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