Veterans’ Aid

Work-study, California Vet Fee Waiver, tuition assistance and financial aid can help vets and active duty servicemen and servicewomen pay for school.

U.S Department of Veterans Affairs

The federal government offers a variety of education programs to veterans and/or active duty members of the U.S. Armed Forces. These include:

Post 9/11 GI Bill

Montgomery GI Bill

Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP)

Veterans Educational Assistance Program (VEAP)


For a complete list of programs and benefits, visit ​the ​U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Education and Training site.​


California Department of Veterans Affairs

A dependent child, spouse or unmarried surviving spouses of a deceased veteran or a veteran who was disabled while serving may be entitled to tuition and fee waiver benefits at the CSU.

Learn more about the California Department of Veterans Affairs' education benefits for state veterans

Let the VA office at the CSU campus you'll be attending help you explore your options for financial aid:​