Office of Veteran Affairs

Fellow Veteran, I would like to thank you for your service to our Great Nation and allowing SEU to assist you on the next leg of your journey. As a 32 year Army Veteran, I understand your commitment to excellence and strong drive to succeed in all endeavors. We, the VA team at SEU, share this commitment and strive to provide the most professional and timely service we can to you and your family. I have an open door, phone, and email policy. Feel free to contact me anytime with questions or concerns. The VA team members are here to serve you!
Chris Garcia
Certifying Official
Nationally Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

#13 Best College in the West
U.S. News & World Report recognized St. Edward’s University as one of “America’s Best Colleges” for the 13th year in a row. As one of the top universities in the 2016 U.S. News  rankings, St. Edward’s moved up from #15 to #13 among Best Regional Universities in the West.

The criteria used by U.S. News to rank schools includes peer assessment, acceptance and graduation rates, average class size, percentage of full-time faculty, student-faculty ratio, SAT scores for incoming freshmen and percentage of freshmen in the top 25% of their high school class.

#12 Best College for Veterans
Among the top-ranked schools in its 2016 “Best of” list, U.S. News chose St. Edward’s University as the #2 Best College for Veterans in the Western Region. St. Edward’s University is recognized for its participation in federal initiatives that help veterans and active service members apply, pay for and complete their degrees.

#3 Up-and-Coming University
In its 2013 survey, U.S News named St. Edward’s University an Up-and-Coming school by peer universities based on innovative improvements in academics, faculty, student life, campus or facilities. St. Edward’s University was one of only three universities named Up-and-Coming in the Western Region.