Step 1: Apply to San Diego City College
Please include Student ID Number in email.
Check Your Residency and Priority Registration Status: email@example.com
Step 2: Apply for G.I. Bill Benefits
Apply for G.I. Bill Benefits online at https://benefits.va.gov/gibill/
Processing time 30-45 days to receive Certificate of Eligibility
Step 3: Submit Transcripts
Submit Prior Transcripts, including military transcript
Hard copy of transcripts are not being accepted. Transcripts should be sent electronically. For more information please visit our District website:
Request evaluation: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: All transcripts must be on file & evaluated before you are certified for your second semester.
Step 4: Apply for Financial Aid
Apply for Financial Aid at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov
(SDCCD Code #001273)
Processing time 8-10 weeks.
You will need the following information:
Spring 2020 or Summer 2020, 2017 taxes.
For Fall 2020, Spring 2021, or Summer 2021, 2018 Taxes.
Apply for CCPG
Step 5: Plan you Classes and Learn About City
Education Planning: A signed education plan is required to utilitze your VA education benefits. To make an appoinment with counseling, please visit their webpage for more information.
New Student Orientation (Optional) â€œclick hereâ€
Online Veteran Orientation (Required) â€œclick hereâ€
Step 6: Enroll in Classes and Submit your Paperwork
Register for Classes at MySDCCD Portal
Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 certification will be processed online.
Submit Semester Worksheet, Deferment Contract, and Statement Of Understand (Here) along with your DD-214, copies of transcripts, and signed Education Plan
Please see the "Using Your G.I. Bill" section for the list of required documents.