Office Of Financial Aid And Scholarships

Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3180 Telephone (805) 893‑2432
School Code #001320

Thank you for your service, and welcome UCSB Veterans, Service Members and Military Dependents! The VA Certifying Official in the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships is responsible for certifying VA educational benefits and for financial aid for veterans and dependents. The Veteran Resource Center is also a valuable resource for additional veteran programs and resources. Please see the contact and resource section for detailed contact information, the chapter benefit section for detailed benefit information, the CA Veteran College Tuition Waiver section for further information regarding the waiver, the general information section (below) for information about the VA Benefit process and procedures at UCSB, and the Financial Aid and Veterans Benefits section for information about financial aid.

  • How Do I Apply for Benefits with the VA?
  • How Do I Request Benefits at UCSB?
  • Certification of Benefits with the VA
  • Changes in Enrollment and Student Responsibilities
  • Course Applicability and VA Benefits
  • Grades and Academic Progress
  • Training Time and Full-Time Status
  • Summer Sessions
  • Concurrent and Supplemental Enrollments
  • Overpayments and Debts with the VA
  • Mitigating Circumstances
  • Additional VA Assistance
  • FAFSA, Financial Aid and VA Benefits
  • Education Abroad Program (EAP)
  • Payments and Direct Deposit
  • Veterans Enrollment Verification
  • Priority Registration and Housing