Magazine calls UWS military-friendly

The University of Wisconsin-Superior has been named a “military-friendly school” for 2014 by G.I. Jobs magazine.

The ranking is for the university’s efforts to assist veterans and their family members in completing a college education, and places it in the top 15 percent of all colleges, universities and trade schools nationwide for services offered to veterans, according to the magazine

. UWS added a new Veteran and Nontraditional Student Center office a year ago. To be named, institutions are evaluated on areas including flexibility in class scheduling and requirements, transferring academic credits, providing support for veterans and academic accreditation.