VA Benefits

San Francisco Art Institute is committed to providing support for your education and career goals and proudly offers education opportunities for military members and veterans who have honorably served.

Yellow Ribbon Program

As a military-inclusive school, SFAI participates in the Post-9/11 GI Bill® Yellow Ribbon Program. Depending on your benefit eligibility, you may find that you will be able to attend SFAI without incurring any out-of-pocket expense for tuition.

To find out if you qualify for Yellow Ribbon Program benefits or other education programs, call the VA Office for Students at 888.442.4551 or visit


GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at

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Alumni Spotlight

SFAI alumnus Ed Drew's tintype portraits of fellow soldiers in Afghanistan evoke the timelessness of war. He now turns his lens on an organic garden project to empower at-risk youth.

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