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Hazelwood Act

The Hazlewood Act is a State of Texas benefit that provides qualified Veterans, spouses, and dependent children with an education benefit of up to 150 hours of tuition exemption, including most fee charges, at public institutions of higher education in Texas. This does NOT include living expenses, books, or supply fees. The Texas Hazlewood Exemption Act is for Texas veterans who reside within the state of Texas.

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What documents do I need to apply for Hazlewood Benefits?

Do I have to reapply every semester?

Are there limitations on my Hazlewood Benefits?

Hazlewood and SAP

Can I use my GI Bill® Benefits and Hazlewood at the same time?

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