SUNY Cobleskill has been named to Military Times' "Best for Vets: Colleges 2017" rankings for the second consecutive year, recognizing its commitment to educating and providing opportunities to America's veterans, service members and families.
The eighth annual rankings, announced November 1, are based on Military Times' comprehensive survey of veteran and military student offerings and rates of academic achievement at more than 500 colleges across the country.
"SUNY Cobleskill's continued 'Best of Vets' recognition is a testament to the veteran-friendly culture that the College has cultivated over the years," said Matthew LaLonde, director of Judicial and Veteran Affairs at SUNY Cobleskill.
"Each year, SUNY Cobleskill has strived to enhance the veteran services we provide, to assist student veterans with the transition from military to college life, and ensure academic and personal success."
SUNY Cobleskill is recognized as a Military Friendly School and Military Spouse Friendly School by G.I. Jobs.
It is also a member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges and the Yellow Ribbon Program, which helps make higher education more affordable for veterans.
This past year, SUNY Cobleskill launched its new Student Veteran Resource Center dedicated to serving student veterans and active duty service members.