AUGUSTA — The University of Maine at Augusta has been named to the Military Friendly Schools list published by GI Jobs Magazine for the fourth year in a row.

The Military Friendly Schools list is compiled from a survey conducted by Victoria Media. Listed schools are in the top 15 percent of colleges that are doing the most to embrace military students, and dedicate resources to ensure their success in the classroom and after graduation, according to a news release.

The schools are listed on the G.I. Jobs website which provides education and employment tools and resources to veterans.

UMA has also been recognized by Military Times in the 2013 and 2014 Best for Vets Colleges lists, and by U.S. News and World Reports in the 2014 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans.

For more information, visit uma.edu/vetmilpersonnel.html.

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