California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

California State Polytechnic University - Pomona Veteran Services & Resources

Is California State Polytechnic University - Pomona a Good School for Veterans?

Veterans who have decided to continue their education should research their options to see which schools do a good job supporting those with prior military experience. That's why we've put together this report that gives you the facts about California State Polytechnic University - Pomona veteran students. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: California State Polytechnic University - Pomona GI Bill® Information

Our Veterans Report on Cal Poly Pomona Includes:

How Does Cal Poly Pomona Rank for Veterans?

California State Polytechnic University - Pomona was not ranked on the <nil> [Best Schools for Veterans list[(/rankings/veterans). This could be due to a number of reasons, including insufficent data.

How Many Veterans Go to Cal Poly Pomona?

An increased number of veterans enrolling at a particular school means that college faculty are more adept at accommodating and supporting those with previous military experience.

According to the VA, there are 34 GI Bill® students at Cal Poly Pomona. There are 30,014 students enrolled at Cal Poly Pomona. This means that approximately 0.11% use the GI Bill® to help pay for tuition, fees, and other expenses. To put that into perspective, about three to four percent of college students in the U.S. are veterans according to the Student Veterans of America.

Note, this figure includes all chapters of the GI Bill® program (e.g., Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill®, Reserve Education Assistance Program, and Veteran Readiness and Employment). It doesn't include military personnel on active duty who are attending this college through Tuition Assistance. The total military population may be higher.

Federal Veteran Programs at Cal Poly Pomona

California State Polytechnic University - Pomona participates in the following federal programs for vets.

Federal Program Participation
DOD Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Yes
Eight Keys Yes

What does this mean to me? Below you can view the specific commitments this school has made by participating in individual programs.

Career and Vocational Support
Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations
Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.
Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)
Counseling Support
Referrals to community organizations as needed.

California State Polytechnic University - Pomona does have a student veterans group.

Does Cal Poly Pomona Give Credit for Military Training?

Yes Credit for Life Experience
YES Credit for Military Training
Cal Poly Pomona might offer college credit for knowledge you have gained from life experience. Get in touch with the school to find out more.

Cal Poly Pomona may consider your military experience and give college credit. Talk with your admissions counselor to learn more.

Cal Poly Pomona Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)

Implied No Air Force ROTC
Yes Army ROTC
Implied No Navy ROTC
Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) programs are available at Cal Poly Pomona for the following armed services:

  • Army

Complaints to the VA About Cal Poly Pomona

There have been no complaints registered to the VA for this college.

Notes and References

More about our data sources and methodologies.

**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 http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibil.

Find Schools Near You