New Data Show Where Veterans Enroll, but Not How They Fare


Les Schofer

A commencement ceremony at Liberty U. The private institution, in Lynchburg, Va., was among the top 10 universities in enrolling veterans using GI Bill benefits in 2012.

Through a new tool designed to help GI Bill recipients navigate their college choices, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has for the first time released data that show exactly where those federal education benefits are used.

The data, released this month, are for the 2012 calendar year and were compiled through the VA’s GI Bill Comparison Tool. What the data show resembles the results