Military and Veteran Students

Berkeley College is committed to helping service members, veterans, and their families succeed. 
Our Office of Military and Veterans Affairs will be with you every step of the way.

Getting Started
We proudly support the GI Bill® and Yellow Ribbon Program. Berkeley College adheres to the terms of Executive Order 13607 as well as Title 38 US Code 3679 subsection, The Principles of Excellence, and supports the United States Department of Education’s 8 Keys to Veterans’ Success.

Academic Assistance
Flexible academic programs can help accommodate your situation, and you may be eligible for credit for prior learning. Tutoring is available at no additional charge.

Social Support
We offer many programs, resources, and activities for military aligned students, including:

  • On-site and online Veterans Resource Centers
  • Veterans Affairs Work-Study Program
  • Veterans Graduation Dinner
  • Urban hikes and other social events
  • Student-veteran-led clubs affiliated with the Student Veterans of America (SVA)
  • Veterans Day and Memorial Day events

Awards and Acknowledgments

  • Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans, 2014-2023 – U.S. News & World Report
  • Top School, 2015, 2017 and 2018 – Military Advanced Education & Transition
  • Military Friendly® Top 10 Nontraditional School, 2017 – Victory Media
  • Military Friendly® Top 10 Spouse School, 2017 – Victory Media
  • Best for Vets: Four-year Colleges, 2017-2022 – Military Times
  • Best of the Best, 2014-2015 and 2017-2020 – U.S. Veterans Magazine

Talk to us. We’re here to help.

To learn more about opportunities for military and veteran students at Berkeley College, click here

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government website at