Veterans Center

San Diego State University's primary commitment is to the safety, health and wellbeing of all campus community members, including students, faculty, staff, and visitors. Staying conscious of the uncertainty of COVID-19, the The Joan and Art Barron Veterans Center is now open. Please feel free to continue to contact us by email at or connect virtually Monday to Thursday from 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

VA Healthcare for Veterans

VA Benefits

To file a disability claim or to get more information about other VA benefits, please call: 1-877-222-8387.

Student Veterans

By enrolling in VA health care, student veterans, including active reservists and members of the National Guard, may:

Be eligible to receive five years of low-cost health care for any condition related to their active duty or military service. Visit VA San Diego Healthcare System for details of eligibility requirements for this benefit.

Meet the minimum requirements of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and avoid any tax penalties.

Supplement Medicare, Medicaid, and private or school health insurance to address service-related injuries and Veteran-specific needs.

On Campus Services

Student Health Services
Counseling and Psychological Services
Student Disability Services