Veterans Resource Center
Hazlewood Act Tuition Exemption
The Hazlewood Act exempts some tuition and fees for eligible TEXAS Veterans and some dependants.
Application is good for one school year only. A school year is Fall thru Summer.
Only for State Funded Programs/Classes-Not all Programs/Classes at UT Tyler are State Funded-Pharmacy and Masters in Public Administration in Executive Health Care are excluded from Hazlewood at this time other programs may also be excluded.
Only Texas Veterans are eligible.
GPA requirement of 2.0 for Undergraduate and 3.0 for Graduate students-ie if your on probation you are not eligible
VETERANS-Eligible Veterans may recieve the exemption for up to 150 credit hours.
LEGACY CHILD-birth, or step child may recieve the veterans unused hours if the veteran transfers them to the Legacy Child. Uses Veterans remaning hours-Eligability Expires on Legacy Child's 26th Birthday.
CHILD or SPOUSE of TOTAL and PERMANENTELY DISABLED VETERAN-Child/Spouse of Eligible Disabled Veterans, VA Rating as TOTAL and PERMANENTELY DISABLED, Recieve thier own exemption of some tuition and fees up to 150 credit hours. Separate from the veterans exemption. No age restriction as of this time.
Must provide proof that you are not eligible for CH31 Vocrehab or CH33-Post 9/11 GI Bill (at the 100% rate) benefits that alread pay full tuition.
Spouse's are not eligible for transfer of benefits.
Only eligible for 150 hours maximum in student's lifetime. Even if obtaining the exemption through multiple sources, it is still capped at 150 hours per individual student.
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