Winona State University was ranked first among Minnesota public universities, in the Midwest Regional Universities category, in U.S. News and World Report's inaugural rankings of "Best Colleges for Veterans."
WSU was ranked fourth among all Minnesota universities and 20th overall. In total, there were 234 ranked schools across all U.S. News four ranking categories
The new rankings provide data and information on schools that offer federal benefits, including tuition and housing assistance, to veterans and active service members.
St. Mary's University reported earlier it was ranked 44th overall in the Best Colleges for Veterans category.....