Veterans Affairs

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The Veteran's Center helps all eligible veterans obtain financial assistance and information on Texas and Federal Veterans Benefits while they attend Northeast Lakeview College. The college participates in educational programs provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Texas Hazlewood Exemption

Hazlewood Exemption Priority processing for all Hazlewood Exemptions is August 1, 2017 to ensure same day processing. After this date processing may take up to two business days.

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 at public institutions of higher education in Texas. This does NOT include living expenses, books, or supply fees.

 Refer to website for the most updated information: https://www.tvc.texas.gov/education/hazlewood-act/

Texas Hazlewood Exemption Process

    • Copy of DD-214- Member 4
    • Hazlewood Exemption application (https://www.tvc.texas.gov/education/hazlewood-act/ )
    • Copy of Certificate of eligibility (https://www.vets.gov/) (only if active after 2001)
    • Proof of online Hazlewood Database Registration ( www.tvc.texas.gov)
    • Valid Texas ID (must be Texas resident)
    • Copy of Detailed Student Schedule (ACES account)
    • Copy of Account Summary (ACES account)
    • GPS PDF Guide (ACES account)
    • Veterans must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress for the institution
    •  Must maintain a 2.0 GPA to utilize the Hazlewood Exemption
    • Copy of DD-214-Member 4
    • Hazlewood Exemption application (https://www.tvc.texas.gov/education/hazlewood-act/)
    • Copy of Certificate of eligibility (https://www.vets.gov/) (only if active after 2001)
    • Proof of online Hazlewood Database Registrations for both (https://www.tvc.texas.gov/education/hazlewood-act/)
    • Birth Certificate/ Current Tax Return for dependent
    • Valid Texas ID (must be Texas resident)
    • Copy of Detailed Student Schedule (ACES account)
    • Copy of Account Summary (ACES account)
    • Advising Guide
    • GPS PDF Guide (ACES account)
    • Veterans must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress for the institution
    • Must maintain a 2.0 GPA to utilize the Hazlewood Exemption

 

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Federal Veteran Benefit Options

Department of Veterans Affairs Educational Programs include:  

Hazlewood Exemption - Priority processing for all Hazlewood Exemptions is August 1, 2017 to ensure same day processing. After this date processing may take up to two business days.
Chapter 30 - Montgomery G.I. Bill Active© Duty Educational Assistance Program
Chapter 31 - Vocational Rehabilitation Program
Chapter 33 - Post-911 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2009
Chapter 35 - Survivors and Dependent Educational Assistance Program
Chapter 1606 - Selected Reserve Educational Assistance Program