13 MICU Institutions Named 'Veteran Friendly'


Student veterans and their dependents can now choose from more than 50 veteran-friendly colleges, universities and community colleges committed to providing on-campus, veteran-centric services to better support their academic and transitional needs. MICU is proud to announce that 13 of those schools are members of the association, demonstrating the commitment of independent education to serving our nation's veterans. The Veteran-Friendly School program, created by the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency, recognizes institutions of higher learning for their dedication to student veterans and dependents utilizing their G.I. Bill and other educational benefits. The 2015 rankings are now available on MichiganVeterans.com/vetfriendlyschools. Fifty-seven schools earned either bronze-, silver- or gold-level status as determined by the number of services they offer to student veterans, which are also listed on the webpage. The MICU members recognized are: GOLD Baker College Davenport University Siena Heights University Spring Arbor University* University of Detroit Mercy Walsh College SILVER Calvin College Northwood University Olivet College BRONZE Adrian College Aquinas College Concordia College-Ann Arbor Kettering University