GI Bill, Part 2: More Veterans EnrollingMarch 28, 2017 | :
by Debra Erdley
Connie Beckel was puzzled when she saw numbers begin to tick up.
Seton Hill University, with an enrollment of 2,500 students, typically saw no more than 10 veterans a year at its Greensburg campus. Then, Congress enacted the Post-9/11 GI Bill in 2008.
In recent years, the private Catholic university has counted an average of about 50 students a year enrolled on the GI Bill.