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Hazlewood: Children and Spouses of Texas Veterans

General Information

  • Exempt from tuition, fees and charges EXCEPT Student Services Fee, Property Deposit, charges for lodging, board, clothing, parking, and other voluntary and/or late fees and charges.

    Eligibility: See Texas Education Code SECTION 54.341 and 51.9095.


Required Documentation

  • Student must provide official documentation from the military indicating:
  1.  A parent or spouse was a members of the U.S. armed forces who was killed in action, who die or died while in service, is MIA, whose death is documented to be directly caused by illness or injury related to service in the U.S. armed forces, or who become totally disabled for purposes of employability according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' disability rating as a result of a service-related injury; or
  2. A parent or spouse was a member of the Texas National Guard who after January 1, 1946, was killed while on active duty or became totally disabled for purposes of employability according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' disability rating as a result of a service-related injury.

Restrictions

  • To qualify a person must be a citizen of Texas and have resided in Texas for at least 12 months preceding date of person's registration. A child is a person who is 25 or younger on the first day of the semester for which the exemption is claimed. Cannot exceed a cumulative total of 150 credit hours.

Tuition, Fees and Charges

None


Authorizing Department(s)

  • VA Rep/Financial Aid Office

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