“For the first time in recent history, there are enough U.S. veterans enrolled as undergraduates at the College and four of its elite peers – Amherst, Harvard, Princeton and Yale – to field two full football teams. This milestone was one of the more peculiar findings drawn from a November 2018 poll assessing veteran enrollment at highly selective colleges. Run by Inside Higher Education columnist Wick Sloane ’76, the project made one thing clear: Though enrollment at liberal arts colleges is on the rise, the majority of student veterans choose very different settings for their college experience. “