College Fee Waiver Program
The California College Fee Waiver (CFW) program benefits the spouse and children of U.S. veterans. Students meeting the eligibility criteria may get their college fees waived if they attend a California Community College, a California State University, or University of California campus.
To be eligible, students must:
Have a parent who is a disabled veteran (0% or more disabled, proof may be required); or
Have a spouse or domestic partner who is service-connected (S/C) deceased or rated 100% S/C disabled. (If using Plan A, DD-214 required)
Be a child earning less than $12,119 per year (AY 2014-2015) (student's income, not parents').
NOTE: There is no income limit for a spouse, domestic partner or children of S/C deceased or 100%
Attend a California Community College, California State University, or a University of California school.
Provide proof of the student's relationship to the veteran such as a copy of a birth, marriage or domestic partnership certificate.
Click here for the application
Additional information: Scholarships & Grants