Welcome prospective student veteran and/or dependent!!

We are excited that you are taking the next step in your journey by looking into using your GI Bill at CBU! You can use your GI Bill Chapters 1606, 30, 31, 33 and 35 here. During the 2015-2016 VA fiscal year we had 426 students use their GI Bill at CBU with 370 in Spring 2016 in both our traditional and online programs. During this same time period we graduated 42 students using GI Bill educational benefits!!

For private colleges in California, we are ranked #6 in number of veterans on campus, 5 veterans less than the #5 school!

CBU is a Yellow Ribbon school and we have unlimited scholarships available at the undergraduate and graduate levels. 

We will even waive your application fee of $45. Put "veteran" in the promotional code in your application--it is that easy. 

Please call (951.552.8522/951.343.4642) or email our office ( so that we can assist you with using your GI Bill benefits. As a veteran myself, who has used my Ch 33 Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits, I am more than happy to walk you through the process

If you would like to schedule an appointment to discuss your VA educational benefits you can call or email me to set up one. You can find our location here by typing in "veteran" in the search bar. 

You can even Like us on Facebook and follow our veterans on campus. 



Testimonials (Fall 2015)

Anna Garduno is not the typical CBU student. Before coming here, her path led to the Army National Guard and Iraq, but she said would not trade that time for anything. Read More » 

Travis Bolio came from Maryland to attend California Baptist University on a swimming scholarship in 2007. At home he was a good swimmer, but when he came here, he realized he was not as good as he thought he was. Read More »