Cardinal Stritch University

Cardinal Stritch University Veteran Services & Resources

Is Cardinal Stritch University a Good School for Veterans?

Veterans who have decided to continue their education should research their options to see which schools do a good job supporting those with prior military experience. That's why we've put together this report that gives you the facts about Cardinal Stritch University veteran students. 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: Cardinal Stritch University G.I. Bill Information

What You'll Find in Our Veterans Report on Cardinal Stritch:

How Does Cardinal Stritch Rank for Veterans?

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College Factual issues its Best Schools to Veterans ranking each year. This is a list of universities and colleges that do great work supporting veterans as they continue their studies.

The 2022 edition of this list ranked Cardinal Stritch University at #1,079.The school also ranked #30 in our Best for Vets in Wisconsin ranking.

In addition to our overall rankings, we also calculate our Best for Vets by degree level rankings. The table below shows how Cardinal Stritch fared in those rankings.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 951
Best Master’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 723
Best Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 504

You can also see how specific majors at Cardinal Stritch 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.

Ranking Name Rank
Best Other Management Information Systems and Services Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 11
Best Other Management Information Systems and Services Colleges for Veterans 11
Best Urban Education & Leadership Master’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 13
Best Reading Teacher Education Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 17
Best Urban Education & Leadership Colleges for Veterans 22
Best Other Special Education & Teaching Master’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 23
Best Other Special Education & Teaching Colleges for Veterans 35
Best Respiratory Care Therapy Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 55
Best Public Relations, Advertising, & Applied Communication Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 56
Best Teacher Education Master’s Degree Colleges for Veterans 69

How Many Veterans Go to Cardinal Stritch?

An increased number of veterans enrolling at a particular school means that college faculty are more adept at accommodating and supporting those with previous military experience.

According to the VA, there are 25 G.I. Bill® students at Cardinal Stritch. The school has a total enrollment of 1,646 students. This means that around 1.52% of students are using the GI Bill® to help them afford their education. To put that into perspective, about three to four percent of college students in the U.S. are veterans according to the Student Veterans of America.

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. It doesn't include military personnel on active duty who are attending this college through Tuition Assistance. The total military population may be higher.

Federal Veteran Programs at Cardinal Stritch

Cardinal Stritch University participates in the following federal programs for vets.

Federal Program Participation
Principles of Excellence Yes
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
Accommodate Military Service Members and Reservists absent due to service requirements.
Align institutional refund policies with those under Title IV, which governs the administration of federal student financial aid programs.
Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations
Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.
Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)
Benefits Support
Ensure accreditation of all new programs prior to enrolling students.
Will not use fraudulent or aggressive recruiting techniques and misrepresentations.
Provide students with a personalized form covering the total cost of an education program.
Counseling Support
Designate a point of contact to provide academic and financial advice.
Provide educational plans for all military and veteran education beneficiaries.
Referrals to community organizations as needed.

Cardinal Stritch University does have a student veterans group.

Does Cardinal Stritch Give Credit for Military Training?

Yes Credit for Life Experience
YES Credit for Military Training
If you have particular knowledge gained through life experience, Cardinal Stritch may offer offer credit for that. Get in touch with the school to find out more.

If you have specialized military training, Cardinal Stritch may take that into consideration and grant college credit for that. Talk with your admissions counselor to learn more.

Cardinal Stritch Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)

Implied No Air Force ROTC
Implied No Army ROTC
Implied No Navy ROTC
Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) programs are not available at Cardinal Stritch.

Complaints to the VA About Cardinal Stritch

There have been no complaints registered to the VA for this college.


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