Chris Madaio is vice president of legal affairs for Veterans Education Success, a national advocacy group for student veterans. He said the organization has received more than 100 complaints from veterans about Ashford and warned against the UA Global deal.

Madaio said it’s “incredibly concerning” that the UA agreed to the partnership despite knowing about Ashford’s accreditation issues and the active litigation against the online school. “Simply because it has the name of University of Arizona, doesn’t mean that it’s equivalent in quality, instruction or recruitment tactics to the University of Arizona.”

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