VES REPORTS

December 21, 2017

Harvard Law Report: Veteran and Servicemember Complaints About Misconduct and Illegal Practices at Kaplan Schools

READ THE FULL HARVARD LAW SCHOOL REPORT HERE I. Introduction For-profit schools have garnered significant attention for their illegal practices and their unfair, deceptive, and misleading […]
December 12, 2017

Veteran and Servicemember Complaints About Misconduct and Illegal Practices at Ashford University

 READ FULL REPORT HERE I. Introduction Ashford University is an online, for-profit university owned by Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (hereinafter “Bridgepoint”). Bridgepoint is a publicly-held education services […]
December 10, 2017

Ashford University | Enrollment Trends and Student Outcomes

November 10, 2017

Fact Sheet: The Gainful Employment Rule and Its Importance to Veterans

READ FULL REPORT HERE What is the Gainful Employment Rule? The Gainful Employment Rule, finalized in 2014 and upheld by federal courts multiple times, implements the requirement […]
November 10, 2017

Fact Sheet: The Borrower Defense Rule and Its Importance to Veterans

READ FULL FACT SHEET HERE What is the Borrower Defense Rule? The Education Department forgives federal student loans for students that prove their debt was incurred because […]
November 9, 2017

Department of Education Data Shows Increased Targeting of Veterans and Servicemembers, Highlighting Urgency of Closing 90/10 Loophole

READ FULL REPORT HERE WASHINGTON – Today, Veterans Education Success is releasing a report that highlights the importance of closing the 90/10 loophole in federal law in order […]
November 9, 2017

Ashford’s Fight to Maintain GI Bill Access Raises Questions About the Enforcement and Adequacy of Statutory Requirements

READ FULL REPORT HERE WASHINGTON — Today, Veterans Education Success is releasing a report on Ashford’s fight to maintain its eligibility to enroll veterans and receive […]
October 23, 2017

Veterans Education Success Releases Analysis of Veteran Student Loan Repayment and Default Rates

READ FULL REPORT HERE WASHINGTON — Today, Veterans Education Success released an analysis of federal data on repayment and default rates for veteran and non-veteran independent […]
July 1, 2017

Veterans with Pending Borrower Defense Applications at the Education Department (Summer 2017)

Veterans with Pending Borrower Defense Applications at the Education Department (Summer 2017) ARCHIVED LINK
May 1, 2017

Yale Law School Analysis of Student Veteran Complaints Alleging Illegal Practices at Large Online For-Profit College

In our mission to preserve the integrity of the GiBill, Veterans Education Success commissioned Yale Law School to review several hundred complaints made by veterans and […]
February 1, 2017

Understanding Misleading Websites and “Lead Generators”: A Case Study: Victory Media’s “Military Friendly Schools”

READ FULL REPORT HERE Victory Media is a “service-disabled, veteran-owned business” that distributes magazines (GI Jobs, Military Spouse, Vetrepreneur, STEM Jobs) to transitioning soldiers, military spouses, […]
October 21, 2016

The ITT Collapse: Lessons Learned and Dealing with Future Challenges

READ FULL REPORT HERE The 2016 collapse of ITT Technical Institute provides an opportunity to reflect on lessons learned, prepare for the possibility of future implosions of […]
August 21, 2016

Trends among Servicemember and Veteran Complaints about ITT Tech

Trends among Servicemember and Veteran Complaints about ITT Tech ARCHIVED LINK
August 21, 2016

Trends in Veteran and Servicemember Student Complaints about DeVry University

Trends in Veteran and Servicemember Student Complaints about DeVry University ARCHIVED LINK
April 4, 2016

Vets Clinic Highlights Need to Protect Veterans from Predatory Colleges

READ FULL REPORT HERE Senator Richard Blumenthal and the advocacy group Veterans Education Success have called on the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to act against […]
September 21, 2015

The GI Bill Pays For Degrees That Do Not Lead To A Job

READ FULL REPORT HERE Unfortunately, some programs approved for GI Bill benefits leave graduates de facto ineligible to obtain a job in their field of study […]
February 21, 2015

The Corinthian Sale: Lessons Learned and Dealing with Future Challenges

READ FULL REPORT HERE The February 2015 sale of about half of Corinthian campuses to Zenith Education Group—a brand-new subsidiary of the student loan guaranty agency […]
January 10, 2014

Why For-Profit Institutions are Targeting Veterans Education Benefits

READ FULL REPORT HERE “We’ve got to make sure you’ve got every tool you need to make an informed decision when it comes to picking a […]
December 21, 2012

Recruiting Training Manuals from Top For-Profit Colleges

Senate HELP Committee uncovered these Recruiting Training Manuals from Top for-Profit Colleges ARCHIVED LINK