California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo G.I. Bill® Tuition Assistance

Will You go to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo for Free Thanks to the G.I. Bill®?

How much will attending California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo cost you? Below you'll find a breakdown of the G.I. Bill® tuition assistance and more for Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.

Why is the G.I. Bill® Important?

G.I. Bill® Tuition assistance is limited. Check out below if Cal Poly San Luis Obispo's tuition is covered. Be sure to check out the G.I. Bill® information for each school you're considering because each school's coverage varies.

Attend California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo as a Veteran and Walk Away With at Least $796

Thanks to the Post-9/11 GI Bill® (assuming you fully qualify), we expect your yearly benefits to exceed your cost to attend California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo by at least $796.

Veteran Sticker Price$28,843
Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefits$29,639
Total In Your Pocket$796

Public College Tuition Fully Covered by GI Bill® Benefits

If you live in California and you qualify for full benefits, your tuition and fees will be covered by your Post-9/11 benefits. If you live outside of California and it has been less than three years since your discharge California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo will consider you an in-state student anyways and you will be fully covered.

Veteran Tuition And Fees$10,071
Guaranteed Post-9/11 Benefit*$10,071
Total In Your Pocket-$0
*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 Participation Could Not Be Determined

Unfortunately, it looks like California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo does not participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program. If you have tuition and fees charges that are not covered by your Post-9/11 benefits, you will have to pay some tuition out of pocket unless you qualify for other financial aid.

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

We wanted to talk to you about the per credit fees at California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo and whether or not they fall below the tuition assistance cap of $250 for active duty personnel. This information was not available.

Your Living Expenses Likely Covered

After applying eight months of your assumed MHA against what California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo thinks your living expenses should be, we see a potential credit in your favor of $684. It is possible that your living expenses will be more than covered!

Off Campus Living Expenses$17,884
Post-9/11 Benefit$18,568
Total In Your Pocket$684
A MHA of $2,321 is likely the largest benefit paid directly to you.

Your Books and Supplies are Likely Covered

Your book stipend of $1000 more than covers what California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo estimates your expenses to be ($888).

Supplies Expenses$888
Post-9/11 Benefit$1,000
Total In Your Pocket$112
Not Happy With This College? Is California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo not living up to its commitments? File a complaint with the VA.
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