For the fifth year
in a row, the Pitt-Bradford has been named a Military
Friendly School by Victory Media.
The 2014 Military Friendly Schools
list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in
the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service
members, veterans and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus.
“Inclusion on the 2014 list of
Military Friendly Schools shows Pitt-Bradford’s commitment to providing a
supportive environment for military students,” said Sean Collins, vice
president at Victory Media and a nine-year Navy veteran. “The need for
education is growing, and our mission is to provide the military community with
transparent, world-class resources to assist in their search for schools.
James Baldwin, assistant dean of
academic affairs and director of enrollment services at Pitt-Bradford, said,
“The Military Friendly School designation is a reflection of the hard work and
dedication made by so many different offices and people at Pitt-Bradford who
actively help returning veterans and their dependents to be successful in their
pursuit of higher education.”
director of financial aid and Veterans Affairs certifying official, said, “We
are very proud of this designation and continue to look for ways to help our
The Military Friendly Schools
website, found at www.militaryfriendlyschools.com,
features the list, interactive tools and search functionality to help military
students find the best school to suit their unique needs and preferences. The
colleges, universities and trade schools on this year’s list exhibit leading
practices in the recruitment and retention of students
with military experience.
more information on Pitt-Bradford or an eligibility consultation, contact Bob
Dilks Jr., director of transfer and nontraditional student recruitment, at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.upb.pitt.edu/veterans.
disability-related needs, contact the Office of Disability Resources at
(814)362-7609 or email@example.com.