Veterans Services Office  559.278.6036

Our office supports veterans from the point of admission and throughout the college experience. Veteran benefits are processed and monitored, class selection and academic progress are also reviewed to ensure the student remains eligible for benefits.

Student Organizations

Omega Delta Sigma

Student Veterans Organization


Financial Aid & Scholarship Office

Services for Students with Disabilities


Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) provides a wide range of academic accommodations to students with verified disabilities who have registered with the SSD office. Services for each student are determined on a case-by-case basis.

Student Health and Counseling Center (SHCC)


The Student Health and Counseling Center (SHCC) encourages the maintenance of healthy lifestyles and provides affordable and accessible health and psychological care to all Fresno State students. In addition to diagnosing and treating illnesses and injuries, our services include (but are not limited to): Medical Exams, Physical Therapy, Immunizations, Nutrition Counseling, Sexual Health Services, Counseling Services & Psychiatry, On-site X-Ray, Pharmacy & Laboratory.

TRIO Student Support Services Veterans


Most veterans have to be first generation, low-income, and/or disabled. These students will benefit from a sizable grant awarded to Fresno State by the U.S. Department of Education's TRIO Student Support Services Veterans. The Student Support Services staff is committed to providing the tools and academic support for each participant to excel academically and graduate.

Veterans Education Program


Veterans Education Program provides opportunity and access to resources at Fresno State and connects veterans to support organizations in the Central Valley. They facilitate a sense of belonging for veterans on campus by providing a lounge, study area, dedicated smart classroom, and academic skill sets requisite for successful careers.


American Corporate Partners

Each year, about 200,000 service members leave the military to seek fulfilling careers in the civilian world.  ACP Mentors have helped almost 13,000 veterans tackle the move from the military to the civilian workforce!

To learn more and to apply for a Mentor, please visit ACP's website or call (212)752-0700.  Please note that you were referred by California State University, Fresno.

CAL-VET California Department of Veterans Affairs


Connects California Veterans and their families to their educational, employment compensation and pension claims, healthcare, housing, and state benefits.

Employment Development Department (EDD)


The Employment Development Department (EDD) assists veterans and their eligible spouses to maximize their employment and training opportunities. Veterans are entitled to many resources designed to help in their search for employment.

Fresno County Veterans Services


Fresno County Veterans Services provide a vital and efficient system of services to veterans, their dependents, survivors and partners who lose a son or daughter in military service. These services consist of filing accurate claims in obtaining benefits/entitlements from the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Department of Defense (DOD), state and local programs. We are dedicated in providing these services in a professional and respectful manner.

Fresno Vet Center


Offers transitional counseling for combat veterans for the entire Central Valley. Individual and family counseling for veteran men and women.

Our Heroes' Dreams

844.OHD.VETS (844.643.8387)

Non-profit organization comprised of volunteers representing retired and former military and great Americans, who proudly support our Nation’s Heroes: Veterans, Gold Star Families, First Responders and Correctional Officers.  Our mission is to improve the lives of our warriors and their families, by helping them to accomplish their dreams, that they otherwise wouldn’t be able to accomplish because of their disabilities or experiences.

San Joaquin Valley Veterans

Crisis 559.486.VETS

Offers assistance and case management to veterans in need. Services we provide include transportation assistance, haircut and clothing vouchers, snacks, computer access for job searches,  place to network with other veterans, educational classes, and housing counseling and assistance.

VA Central California Health Care System


VA Central California Health Care System (VACCHCS), located in Fresno, California, is part of VA Sierra Pacific Network (VISN21), which includes facilities in California, Nevada, and Hawaii. VACCHCS is a 57-bed acute care, general medical and surgical center with state of the art primary, secondary and tertiary care in major diagnostic, and treatment specializations. In addition, a 54-bed Community Living Center (CLC) is located on campus and provides skilled nursing and rehabilitation care.

Information Links

California Department of Veteran Affairs

California’s Website designed for California Veterans. There is much information on this site relating to benefits, programs and pending legislation.

California Department of Veteran Affairs

GI Bill® Website

To apply for your educational benefits, eBenefits, my healthy vet, and to transfer benefits to your dependents.

GI Bill® Website

U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs

Ascertain your eligibility under the various assistance programs. Also, veterans may verify enrollment every month online using WAVE, or by telephone you may call (877) 823-2378.

U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs

American Legion

 The nation’s largest wartime veterans service organization.

American Legion

Benefiting the US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, US Marine Corps, and US Coast Guard.

California Association of County Veterans Service Officers, Inc.

College Fee Waiver, Veterans License Plates, VA News, and much more.

California Association of County Veterans Service Officers, Inc.

Principles of Excellence

Executive Order 13607 of April 27, 2012. Establishing Principles of Excellence for Educational Institutions Serving Service Members, Veterans, Spouses, and Other Family Members.

Principles of Excellence