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Higher Ed in the News

From combat to campus

November 5, 2008

With the passage this summer of a new G.I. Bill that offers a greatly improved package of education benefits, there will be more veterans making their way to campus.

When the bill goes into effect, in August 2009, a boom in post-9/11 veterans is expected at colleges and universities across the nation. And unlike the aftermath of the Vietnam War, when few colleges and universities welcomed military veterans, a growing number are taking steps to ease the difficult transition.

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