Cal State East Bay’s Veteran Office, located on the Hayward campus in the Library (LI) Annex, is dedicated to providing services to veterans interested in pursuing educational goals and applying for benefits.
The U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs Education Service provides information on obtaining V.A. benefits. In most cases, the first step is to complete the V.A. application form 22-1990 and submit it to the appropriate V.A. regional office.
The following educational benefits are available to veterans and dependents:
Process to Use GI Bill Benefits at CSU East Bay
Fill out the V.A. GI Bill application form on the Veteran Affairs - Vets.gov website. To submit your application online, click here.
Once you submit your GI Bill application, please contact Veteran Student Services via email, phone or in person for GI Bill benefits processing. Documents required for GI Bill Certification:
Note: Approval for benefits under the Cal Vet Fee Waiver program shall be granted on an Academic Year (AY) basis. There shall be no partial year grants of benefits. Applicants must re-apply each year to maintain entitlement. Approvals may be granted only for the current Academic Year, or the immediate upcoming Academic Year.