New Student Information

All incoming students that will be using VA educational benefits need to complete the following: 1. Submit a Certificate of Eligibility. This is the document the VA sends after students have been approved for benefits. Anyone intending to use these benefits needs to apply for them online, as soon as...

Gold Student Health Insurance Plan Details

May 18, 2020

Heath insurance is mandatory for CU Boulder students, and CU Boulder offers options for coverage. In most cases it will be automatically added to your bill. If you are a main campus degree seeking student, and have 100% eligibility using the Post 9/11GI Bill®, then the VA will pay for...

Summer 2020 Enrollment Information

May 6, 2020

CU Boulder is updating the mode of instruction to remote, online or hybrid for all summer classes. The different types of courses will have impacts on housing payments. The mode of instruction may up until May 15, 2020. Be sure to check your schedule for any updates. The difference between...

2020-2021 Scholarship Applications are Open

April 21, 2020

Veteran and Military Affairs Scholarships Our 2020-2021 academic year scholarships are now open. All applications are due July 1, 2020. Highlights of the criteria are below. For full details visit colorado.edu/veterans/scholarships . VMA Veteran Scholarship : awards 40 veterans $3000 annually ($1500 per semester). Students must have a cumulative GPA...

Changes to 2020 Summer Sessions

March 26, 2020

Provost Russ Moore announced that all CU Boulder courses offered in Maymester (May 11–29), Summer A term (June 1–July 2), Summer C term (June 1–July 24) and Summer D term (June 1–August 7) will be taught remotely. On March 24 the provost announced all courses scheduled for the Summer B...

Post 9/11 Housing Update for 2020

On the morning of Thursday, March 19 the VA sent the following update: Over the past two weeks, VA has worked with Congress to preserve GI Bill benefits for impacted students during this difficult time. The Senate and House passed S.3503 and the bill will be headed to POTUS to...

Study Abroad Changes

Jan. 22, 2020

Starting this fall, study abroad requirements will be updated and clarified. The new policy takes effect August 1, 2020. If you are already enrolled in a study abroad program prior to this date, you may still be able to attend using the GI Bill®. Please contact our office to determine...

Undergraduate Application Fee Waiver

Jan. 13, 2020

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to a smooth transition for military service members and veterans. As such, we are now waiving the $50 application fee veterans and service members that apply to the university. Prospective students must self-identify as veterans, active duty or other former military options listed...

College Opportunity Fund (COF)

Jan. 3, 2020

For undergraduate in-state students only, the Colorado State Legislature established a way to provide state tax dollar support for higher education at the undergraduate level called College Opportunity Fund (COF). Authorizing COF means that adding or dropping a class (while staying above full-time) will have a much smaller impact on...

Changes to Housing Rates

Nov. 1, 2019

Changes to Housing Rates Starting December 1, 2019, the VA is going to implement changes to housing rates that were signed into law as part of the Forever GI Bill. This means some students will receive lower payments very soon. * If you first used your Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits...

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