California Baptist University G.I. Bill® Tuition Assistance

How Much of California Baptist University's Tuition Will the G.I. Bill® Cover?

How much will you pay to attend Cal Baptist? Below you can review how much of your expenses at California Baptist University the GI Bill® will cover.

Isn't G.I. Bill® Coverage All the Same?

Did you know that G.I. Bill® funding has a cap? Below you'll find out if the entire cost of attendance at California Baptist University is covered. This data varies for each school so be sure to check out G.I. Bill® information for each school you're interested in!

Veterans Typically Attend California Baptist University for no More Than $19,015

If you qualify for full benefits under the Post-9/11 GI Bill® we estimate that your yearly out of pocket cost to attend California Baptist University should not be more than $19,015.

Veteran Sticker Price$58,602
Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefits$39,587
Total Out Of Pocket$19,015

Private College Tuition Not Covered by GI Bill® Benefits

Even if you qualify for full benefits, the tuition and fees charged by California Baptist University will not be fully covered. California Baptist University charges $36,220 a year for tuition and fees but your maximum Post-9/11 benefit is only $20,235. In order to make up the shortfall you will need some additional aid from the college and/or government.

Veteran Tuition And Fees$36,220
Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefit*$20,235
Total Out Of Pocket$15,985
*Note: The tuition benefit is capped at the lessor of the actual tuition charged to you or $20,235.
Remember, some forms of aid such as Pell Grants are awarded in addition to your Post-9/11 GI Bill® benefits so be sure to fill out your FASA forms.

Yellow Ribbon Program Participant But With Limitations

If you have tuition and fees charges that are not covered by your Post-9/11 benefits, you may be able to get additional assistance in the form of a Yellow Ribbon Award. While California Baptist University participates in the Yellow Ribbon Program, it places some limitations on the awards it grants, so your participation in this program is not guaranteed.

Remember, only veterans who qualify for full Post-9/11 benefits are eligible to participate in a Yellow Ribbon program.

California Baptist University awarded a total of $941,689 in Yellow Ribbon benefits last year. This was split among 162 veterans for an average award of $5,813 ($11,626 after government matching).

The following table may show you how likely you are to have outstanding tuition costs covered by the Yellow Ribbon Program at California Baptist University. Remember, contributions from the college will be matched by the VA.

Degree LevelDivision or SchoolMax Number of StudentsMax Contribution (after matching)Tuition After Max Contribution
UndergraduateAll400$20,000$0
GraduateAll200$6,000$9,985

Questions to Ask the Admissions Department

  • Which programs and majors (if any) participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program and how do I apply?

Per Credit Fees and the Active Duty Tuition Assistance Cap

With a per credit charge for in-state students of $1,305, California Baptist University falls above the tuition assistance cap of $250 for active duty personnel.

Below Cap for State Residents?$1,305 per creditis not below tuition assistance cap
Below Cap for Non Residents (Out of State)?$1,305 per creditis not below tuition assistance cap

Your Living Expenses May Not Be Fully Covered

After applying eight months of your assumed MHA against what California Baptist University thinks your living expenses should be, we see a potential shortfall of $2,950. It is possible that your actual living expenses will be covered if you live more frugally than what the college expects.

Off Campus Living Expenses$21,302
Post-9/11 Benefit$18,352
Total Out Of Pocket$2,950
A MHA of $2,294 is likely the largest benefit paid directly to you.

Your Books and Supplies are Not Fully Covered

Your book stipend of $1000 will not cover what California Baptist University estimates your expenses to be ($1,080).

Supplies Expenses$1,080
Post-9/11 Benefit$1,000
Total Out Of Pocket$80
Not Happy With This College? Is California Baptist University not living up to its commitments? File a complaint with the VA.
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