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Military Friendly® Schools


How do top performing schools find, enroll and retain students from the military? Military Friendly® Schools excel in three main areas: Admissions, Student Engagement/Retention, and Institutional Governance

This free guide explores best practices in these areas as demonstrated by two of our 2016 Military Friendly® Schools – University of Wisconson-Superior and Drexel University.

Inside You'll Discover How To:

Build relationships with military students, use effective outreach strategies, and remember military spouses.

Improve admissions efforts


Spur campus-wide involvement


Customize your approach to onboarding, engagement and retention of students – and get current students, alumni, faculty and staff involved.

Develop a shared vision

Being Military Friendly® take a strong commitment, as well as a shared sense of responsibility and accountability. Break down the silos and create an "institutional shared governance" to make a positive impact on military students.


White Paper - 9 Military Friendly® Recruiting Tips for Employers

Military Friendly® is part of the ratings division of Victory Media, a service-disabled, veteran-owned business. Military Friendly® rates companies and colleges on their programs to recruit and retain veterans and military spouses. The assessment process includes extensive research and required completion of a proprietary, data-driven survey. All Military Friendly® surveys, methodology, criteria and weightings were developed with the assistance of an independent Advisory Board comprised of higher education and recruitment professionals from across the country. The survey is administered for free. Learn more at

About Victory Media

About Military Friendly®

Based in Pittsburgh, Victory Media, a service-disabled veteran-owned business, connects classrooms to careers for the nation’s next generation of professionals. Our data-driven ratings are published in G.I. Jobs®, Military Spouse, Vetrepreneur® and STEM JobsSM media, and featured in national media including US A T oday , Wall Street Journal, FOR TUNE, Bloomberg, NBC, ABC, CBS, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and others. Learn more about our solutions to Develop Programs, Build Presence and Drive Response at, and follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.