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For First Time Applicants and Applicants Changing Schools
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This form must be completed by both new and re-admit students and is recommended to be completed either upon acceptance or as part of the admission application/re-admit process.    
Request to Begin Veterans Educational Benefits (.pdf, 24K)
For First Time Applicants
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  1. Complete VA Form 22-1990 Application for Education Benefits (or VA Form 22-5490 Application for Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance for Chapter 35 applicants),
  2. Complete the CBU Request to Begin Veterans Educational Benefits,
  3. Submit a copy of the Certificate of Eligibility if applying for Post 9/11 GI Bill, or a copy of the veteran's DD Form 214 (discharge papers) if applying for Chapter 30 or Chapter 35, or a copy of DD Form 2384 (Notice of Basic Eligibility) if you are applying as a Reservist, and finally
  4. Submit both completed applications along with either the Certificate of Eligibility, DD Form 214 or the DD Form 2384 to the Veterans Certifying Official in the Office of the Registrar . The Veterans Certifying Official will then create a file for you and submit your application to the VA.
22-1990 Application for VA Education Benefits.pdf (.pdf, 756K)
22-5490 Application for Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance.pdf (.pdf, 581K)
22-1990E Application for Family Member to Use Transferred Benefits (.pdf, 300K)
For Applicants Changing Schools
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  1. Complete VA Form 22-1995 Request for Change of Program or Place of Training (or VA Form 22-5495 Request for Change of Program or Place of Training Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance for Chapter 35 applicants),
  2. Complete the CBU Request to Begin Veterans Educational Benefits,
  3. Submit a copy of the Certificate of Eligibility if applying for Post 9/11 GI Bill, or a copy of the veteran's DD Form 214 (discharge papers) if applying for Chapter 30 or Chapter 35, or a copy of DD Form 2384 (Notice of Basic Eligibility) if you are applying as a Reservist, and finally

  4. Submit both completed applications along with either the Certificate of Eligibility, DD Form 214 or the DD Form 2384 to the Veterans Certifying Official in the Office of the Registrar . The Veterans Certifying Official will then create a file for you and submit your application to the VA.

22-1995 Request for Change of Program or Place of Training.pdf (.pdf, 549K)
22-5495 Request for Change of Program or Place of Training for Survivors' and Dependents' Educational Assistance.pdf (.pdf, 507K)
For Applicants Participating in the Yellow Ribbon Program
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Students wanting to participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program at California Baptist University must complete and submit CBU's Yellow Ribbon Program Application. In order to participate in this program you must meet the eligibility requirements set forth by the Veteran's Administration Office. These requirements may be found online at www.gibill.va.gov.  The completed application should be submitted to the Office of the Registrar. Please review the application for complete terms and conditions. 
Yellow Ribbon Program Application (.pdf, 27K)
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