These veterans protect our freedom and our country – it is now time to repay the favor.

Why Invest In Educating US Veterans?

  • Veterans make up only 4% of the undergraduate college population, and that number is growing.
  • Veterans unemployment rate is 7.2% compared to the national average of 5.2%.
  • 80% are between 25-30 years old.
  • 62% of our Student Veterans are the first in their family to attend college.
  • The average GPA for a Student Veteran is 3.35.
  • 47% are married.
  • 46% have children.
  • 15% are single parents.
  • 27% are women.
  • Education for our Student Veterans is an added financial burden that many are hesitant to take.

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