: Columbia State has an agreement with the Department of Defense, which is called a Memorandum of Understanding. The agreement states that Columbia State is committed to veterans by endorsing The Principles of Excellence and The 8 Keys to Veterans’ Success
. The first key states that Columbia State will “create a culture of trust and connectedness across the campus community to promote well-being and success for veterans.” We take pride in the successful culture we have created for our veterans. On the DOD MOU web site, there is a page called TADecide
. This site lets current military and veterans know how many students are currently using tuition assistance, the GI Bill, retention and graduation rates, and so much more about Columbia State.