Troops to College
Outstanding Veterans

These profiles of California State University (CSU) students, faculty, staff and alumni represent thousands of individuals who have proudly served the country. The CSU honors their commitment and service.

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Troops to College

The California State University offers unlimited opportunities to help veterans, active-duty service members and their families meet their personal and professional goals. With 23 campuses and more than 4,000 courses, the CSU is committed to providing:

  • Supportive institutional values and administration
  • Academic support programs and services, such as veteran-focused advising, mentoring and counseling
  • Financial support and advice specifically for veterans
  • Priority registration for classes
  • Academic credit granted in General Education Area E for completion of Basic Training
  • Extensive opportunities in student leadership

More than 3.3 million students have graduated from the CSU and have helped to shape the future of California and the nation. That's why a CSU education is more than just a learning experience — it's an opportunity to make a difference.

If you are on active duty, a veteran, or are a military spouse or family member with questions about completing your degree at the CSU, find out more on the pages below: