Clarke Awarded 2016 Military Friendly® Schools Designation
November 9, 2015:
Clarke University’s dedication to service men and women has again been recognized as Clarke has been honored as a Military Friendly
School for 2016 by Victory Media.
Now in its seventh year, the 2016 Military Friendly Schools list honors the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus and after graduation.
Clarke’s dedication to members of the military is reflected in the many services that are provided, including tuition discounts, flexible military leave and acceptance of military transfer credit based upon the standards of the American Council on Education for military training and previous college coursework. For a complete list of benefits offered by Clarke to service men and women visit
Military Friendly® provides service members transparent, data-driven ratings about post-military education and career opportunities. The methodology used for making the Military Friendly® Schools list has changed the student veteran landscape to one much more transparent, and has played a significant role over the past seven years in capturing and advancing best practices to support military students across the country.
Clarke University is a Catholic, liberal arts and sciences university dedicated to preparing students who positively impact their workplace, family and community. Academic offerings include more than 40 undergraduate liberal arts and pre-professional programs, a robust adult degree program and six graduate degree programs. Founded in 1843 by the Sisters of Charity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Clarke is located near the Mississippi River in the thriving city of Dubuque, Iowa. It is the only BVM university in the country.