When you arrive at The Los Angeles Film School, you’ll join a creative community of over 400 U.S. Veterans pursuing their dreams in the field of entertainment. You’re about to begin a new journey, this is the first step.

our mission, your education

As a GI Bill® approved school and proud participant in the Yellow Ribbon program*, our goal is to inspire you through education. By immersing you in a curriculum of technical knowledge blended with exploration and creativity, we want you to discover you own artistic voice. If you are active duty, a veteran, reservist or a dependent of a service member, you may be eligible for VA Education Benefits. Let our dedicated on-site Military Services Department streamline the paperwork with you, so you can focus on becoming a part of the Hollywood Industry.

*we help your benefits expand even further by choosing to be an unlimited/unlimited Yellow Ribbon school.

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Still have questions? Email us at military@lafilm.edu or check out our FAQ!



Hollywood is your campus. Our central location gives you unparalleled access to the entertainment industry – and don’t forget all of that sunshine! If you’re concerned about starting a life out here, don’t be. The Post 9/11 GI Bill Benefit includes a monthly housing allowance (aka BAH) for eligible veterans, service members, and dependents. Discover your BAH rate by using the calculator below!

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special events

When you come here, you become part of a community. Join our growing veteran and alumni network and participate in special flagship events just for you, like our Annual Salute, held on or near Veteran’s Day, honoring our Veterans working in the entertainment industry. Check out some of our past events here.


We have a Veteran Student Center (VSC) on campus, which is a space reserved specifically for our Veteran students. The VSC can be used as a study facility, meeting room, or even just as a space to relax. It is also a great place to meet and network with other Veterans on campus. To learn more about our fully-equipped instructional facilities, labs, classrooms and soundstages book a tour of our campus.


our alumni making it

Our alumni have found work at many leading companies in the industry, here are just a few!




Ready to apply?

Let’s help you get started. For more detailed information about the admissions process, please visit our Admissions Page or if you have specific questions regarding our programs or your military benefits, please email us at military@lafilm.edu

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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 www.benefits.va.gov/gibill.