Illinois Wesleyan University Veteran Services & Resources
Is Illinois Wesleyan University a Good School for Veterans?
As someone with prior military experience, it's a good idea to check how well the school services veterans before signing those admission papers. So we've gathered facts about Illinois Wesleyan University veterans and their studies to help you make your college decision. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: Illinois Wesleyan University G.I. Bill Information
Our Veterans Report on Illinois Wesleyan Includes:
- Number of Veterans
- Federal Program Participation
- Credit for Military Training
- VA Complaints
How Does Illinois Wesleyan Rank for Veterans?
College Factual's Best Schools for Veterans report is released each year to highlight colleges and universities that do an outstanding job supporting veterans while they are pursuing their education.
Illinois Wesleyan University was ranked #1,514 on the 2022 version of this list.The school also ranked #59 in our Best for Vets in Illinois ranking.
In addition to our overall rankings, we also calculate our Best for Vets by degree level rankings. The table below shows how Illinois Wesleyan fared in those rankings.
|Best Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||1,099|
You can also see how specific majors at Illinois Wesleyan fared when compared to the same major at other schools. Below, you'll find a list of majors which received the best rankings for vets. Find a full list of majors here. Once you select a major, you'll be able to see links to the rankings available for that major.
How Many Veterans Go to Illinois Wesleyan?
Colleges with a large veteran population are better equipped to support and accommodate those who have had military experience.
The VA reports that there are 5 G.I. Bill® students at Illinois Wesleyan. There are 1,636 students enrolled at Illinois Wesleyan. This means that approximately 0.31% use the GI Bill® to help pay for tuition, fees, and other expenses. Putting that into perspective, the Student Veterans of America estimates that about three-four percent of all college students in America are veterans.
This number includes all chapters of the GI Bill®, e.g. Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill and Reserve Education Assistance Program. It also includes Veteran Readiness and Employment. This does not include active-duty military personnel who are attending the college via Tuition Assistance. Therefore, the potential total military population could be larger than this.
Federal Veteran Programs at Illinois Wesleyan
Illinois Wesleyan University participates in the following federal programs for vets.
|DOD Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)||Yes|
What does this mean to me? Below you can view the specific commitments this school has made by participating in individual programs.
|Career and Vocational Support|
|Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations|
|Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.|
|Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)|
|Referrals to community organizations as needed.|
Does Illinois Wesleyan Give Credit for Military Training?
Unfortunately, Illinois Wesleyan does not offer credit for military training.
Illinois Wesleyan Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)
Complaints to the VA About Illinois Wesleyan
There have been no complaints registered to the VA for this college.
- National Center for Education Statistics
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
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