Services for Veterans
Welcome UC Riverside Veterans
and Service Members
If you're a current or former member of the military, you may be eligible for
UCR offers Priority enrollment to all veterans and members of the military beginning with the second quarter of enrollment. This will happen automatically if you have visited Student Special Services to request UC Department of Veterans Affairs educational benefits. Otherwise, please contact us to discuss the documentation needed to initiate Priority Enrollment. Then, just watch your student web mail for notification of your course enrollment date.
Take a break, study, or visit with friends in the Veterans' Lounge! Enjoy a hot beverage from the K-Cup coffee machine. Relax in comfy chairs with footrests. Use the extra outlets to charge your phone and laptop. The Veterans' Lounge is located in 125 Costo Hall and is open 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Exemption from Deferred Payment Plan Application Fee (and First Late Fee)
This plan allows you to pay your quarterly enrollment fees in three monthly installments. You can apply on Growl up to the fee payment deadline. For further information, visit Student Business Services. As a veteran or member of the military, you may be exempted from the $25 processing fee and the first late fee ($50). Waiver of the application fee and first late fee will happen automatically if we have certified you for US Department of Veterans' Affairs educational benefits; otherwise, please contact us.
Connect! Get Email Updates, Join our Facebook Group and Meet Your Support Team
- Contact us to get Veterans and Service Members Email Notifications.
- Like Student Special Services on Facebook.
- Follow Student Special Services on Twitter.
- Join UCR Student Veterans and Service Members on Facebook.
- Meet our UCR Veterans and Service Members Support Team
We have some great folks here on the staff at UCR to help you over any rough spots.