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Veterans Resources and Services

UC San Diego is home to 300 student veterans. We have many resources and services dedicated to helping you transition from the military to college life.

Thank you for your service to this country and welcome to UC San Diego!

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Applying to UC San Diego

  1. Sign up to connect with our veterans/military service specialists.
  2. Then take a look at the Transfer or Freshmen tab at the top of the page for more information on:

UC San Diego Benefits

  • About Veterans Benefits
  • Financial aid for veterans and dependents
  • Priority registration for your classes
  • Welcome Week Orientation
  • Active Student Veterans Organization
  • Student Veterans Resource Center

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UC Resources

  • Getting Started for Veterans - a NEW University of California Office of the President (UCOP) website dedicated to active duty or veteran military personnel providing information about applying for admission and advising students of resources and services available to them once they enroll at UC.

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UC San Diego does not have an ROTC campus office. ROTC programs at San Diego State University and the University of San Diego handle UC San Diego's ROTC process. Learn more about using ROTC funds at UC San Diego.