Military Times released its Best for Vets: Colleges 2017 rankings, and Syracuse University has been named the best private school in the U.S. for service members, military veterans and their families. Overall—among all public and private colleges—Syracuse ranks #3.

The Military Times’ annual ranking is an editorially independent news project that recognizes colleges for their service to veterans. University culture and academic outcomes are considered, along with special rules, accommodations, and financial incentives offered to veterans.