Veterans Affairs

“Due to high volume, Certification packets submitted between 1/14 and 1/19/2021 will not be processed by the payment deadline of 1/16/2021. Please make a payment plan to ensure classes are not dropped.”

The Alamo Colleges District Veterans Affairs Offices are providing advising and benefit certification services to our students remotely due to the ongoing COVID 19 situation.  Please contact your home campus VA office by email or phone by using the information found in the “Contact Us” tab below.  The VA has provided some guidance pertaining to the payment of housing allowance for students who have had all of their courses converted to online courses as a result of COVID 19 campus closures as follows: 

Students using VA and Hazlewood benefits for the upcoming semesters can follow this link to submit your certification documents online.

VA Enrollment Certification Form

You may also email your assigned VA advisor for information on how to submit your requests to have your courses certified or for general information.  Please be aware that all advising appointments are being conducted remotely and your advisor will work with you to schedule an appointment as soon as possible.

Veterans Center

Welcome to the Veterans Center Website

Veterans Center FAQ

The Veterans 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.

Priority registration each semester is for all currently enrolled students.

Texas Hazlewood Exemption

Hazlewood Exemption 

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:

Texas Hazlewood Exemption Process

Veterans need to provide
(Legacy) Veterans transferring benefit to child must provide

Federal Veteran Benefit Options

Department of Veterans Affairs Educational Programs include:  

Hazlewood Exemption - Priority processing for Spring 2021 is December 6, 2020, 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