How to Apply

Applying to UCSC: Veterans Checklist

1.) Go to UCSC Veteran Services
http://www.ucsc.edu/oncampus/

2.) Complete an Online Application
https://admissions.sa.ucsc.edu/

3.) Apply for Financial Aid (if needed)
http://financialaid.ucsc.edu/

4.) Apply for VA Educational Benefits (if needed)
http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill/

5.) Contact the UCSC Veterans Benefit Services Office and submit your Certificate of Eligibility (COE), an approved verification form, and your DD-214*

6.) Submit your Enrollment Certification Request* 


*UCSC Veteran’s Certifying Officials are Gloria Lozano and Joanne Madril at the Office of the Registrar. You may call (831) 459-2709 or (831) 459-2910 or  vets_benefits@ucsc.edu for assistance.

The forms necessary for veteran students to receive benefits are located on the Office of the Registrar’s Forms and Petition page at http://reg.ucsc.edu/forms.htm.