Vets "most successful students in higher education"

Student veterans group dispels myths

Eye on Veterans
April 10, 2018 - 8:54 am

Courtesy of Student Veterans of America

"Veterans in college today are among the most successful students in higher education — period,” says Jared Lyon.

The president of the group Student Veterans of America says that point is affirmed in a recent SVA-commissioned study.  The research indicated that while the average U. S. college student earns a grade point average of 2.94, veterans on campus carry an average 3.35 GPA.

Listen to more of Jared's assessment of the state of student veterans -- and to a veteran on-campus in North Carolina talking about how vets in his SVA chapter help each other and their nearby community:

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