President Cross announces new ‘VETS’ certification
UW System President Ray Cross today announced the creation of a new University of Wisconsin VETS (Veterans Education and Transition to Success) certification that will recognize campuses that demonstrate exceptional commitment to helping student veterans succeed. “Thanks to a strong commitment by our Governor and the legislature, Wisconsin provides the most comprehensive veterans educational benefits in the nation,” said Cross. “The UW VETS certification process will give us the opportunity to shine a light on our institutions that are going above and beyond in serving student veterans.” A panel including UW System representatives and external stakeholders will evaluate campus applications. For more, see the news release.