New Student Information

May 12, 2017

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... Read more »

2018-2019 Scholarships are open

March 15, 2018

The Office of Veteran Services is excited to have three scholarships available for 2018-2019. Please visit the Scholarships section of the website for details and links to the applications. The first scholarship is for veterans attending CU. Students must have a 2.75 GPA and must have completed at least one... Read more »

Exhausted Benefits Scholarship

Feb. 22, 2018

The CU Boulder Office of Veteran Services is happy to announce we have a new scholarship specifically designed for veteran students that do not have VA benefits. Veteran students that have exhausted their benefits but have not finished their program are encouraged to apply. This scholarship will award a student... Read more »

MOOCs and VA Benefits

Feb. 12, 2018

Recently CU Boulder announced they will be adding a MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) based Master of Science in Electrical Engineering (MS-EE) in Fall 2018. These classes are not approved by the VA and no payments can be made for tuition, fees, housing, or books if a student is enrolled... Read more »

Forever GI Bill Information

Jan. 19, 2018

The VA is working to provide updated information on how provisions of the Harry W. Colmery Veterans Educational Assistance Act (also known as the Forever GI Bill) will be implemented. At this time all updates are being published on the GI Bill website at: . A number of these... Read more »

Apply for the Summer Bridge Program

Jan. 2, 2018

Last year the Office of Veteran Services launched a Summer Bridge Program to help incoming students get acclimated to CU Boulder. The program was very successful and we are doubling the number of students admitted to the program for Summer 2018. The program will run August 5-17, 2018. Further details... Read more »

Spring Request for Enrollment Certification

Jan. 2, 2018

Students planning to use benefits for Spring 2018 need to submit your Request for Enrollment Certification form if you have not already done so. This form must be completed every semester you want to use your benefits. We request that you fill it out before the first day of classes... Read more »

Welcome to Campus Reception

Aug. 9, 2017

The University of Colorado Boulder Office of Veteran Services invites all incoming veteran and veteran dependent students to attend our welcome reception on Friday, August 25. Any new students that started this summer are also welcome. Members of the Student Veterans Association will be in attendance which will give you... Read more »

New Website for VA Benefit Applications

May 19, 2017

All students (veterans and veteran dependents) must complete an application for benefits with the Department of Veterans Affairs. This application will start the process for you to receive your federal education benefit. Once you receive your VA Certificate of Eligibility(CoE) in the mail, you will submit this to the CU... Read more »

2017-2018 Office of Veteran Services Scholarship Application

April 21, 2017

The University of Colorado Boulder Office of Veteran Services is accepting applications for the Veteran Services Scholarship until June 30, 2017. For the academic year 2017-2018, we are awarding 20 $1,000 scholarships ($500 per semester) to honorably discharged undergraduate or graduate student veterans. Some highlights for eligibility include: Applicants must... Read more »