Military Students

Accelerated, military – friendly programs at California Baptist University

CBU Online & Professional Studies gives you the freedom to choose without compromising quality:

  • 100% online degrees you can earn no matter where you are stationed or deployed
  • Accelerated degree completion programs
  • Classes accessible to meet your needs and your schedule
  • World-class faculty committed to academic, professional and spiritual success
  • Military experience may transfer as academic credit*
  • Military-friendly school – Yellow Ribbon Participant
  • A positive, personalized experience
  • Ranked #19 Best Online Bachelor’s Degree Programs for Veterans by U.S. News & Report 2018
  • Ranked #10 Best Online Programs for Veterans by U.S. News & World Report 2014
  • Ranked #20 Best Online Programs for Veterans by U.S. News & World Report 2015
  • Named by G.I. Jobs magazine as a 2016 Military Friendly School
  • Named by G.I. Jobs magazine as a 2017 Military Friendly School

CBU Veterans Information

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. 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. Be sure to indicate "veteran" in the promotional code box on your application for admissions—it is that easy.

Please call (951) 552-8522 or email our office ( so that we can assist you with using your GI Bill benefits.

To learn more about CBU’s Veteran Services, please choose the appropriate link:

Contact Us

Jay Villasenor
Academic Records Coordinator for Veteran Services
Veterans Resource Center
Office of Student Success
Phone: 951-552-8522
Fax: 951-343-4643
Lancer Arms North # 39 (CBU Main Campus)