Hazlewood Veterans

Hazlewood Orientation Guides:

Texas Hazlewood Act Information

The Hazlewood Act Waiver is not approved for the College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Tex. Ed. Code §54.2002 Sec. 54.2002. EXEMPTIONS AND WAIVERS FOR STATE-FUNDED COURSES ONLY. Notwithstanding any other law, a mandatory or discretionary exemption or waiver from the payment of tuition or other fees under this subchapter or another provision of this code applies only to courses for which an institution of higher education receives formula funding.

40 TAC §461.30(b) An institution is not required to provide the Hazlewood Act Exemption for tuition and fees related to courses for which the institution does not receive state formula funding, unless the governing board of the institution specifically chooses to provide the exemption for such courses.

Returning Hazlewood students:

1) Log into MySam>My Account>Financial Aid Requirements>Select Aid Year.

2) Complete the required online forms and upload any required documents.

3) Submit your online forms to the Veterans Resource Center for review based on eligibility. Check your SHSU Student email account for correspondence regarding your request.

 New or transferring Hazlewood students:

1) Contact the Veterans Resource Center @ 936-294-1046 to generate the required links to your MySam account.

2) Log into My Sam>My Account>Financial Aid Requirements>Select Aid Year.

3) Complete the required online forms and upload any required documents.

4) Submit your online forms to the Veterans Resource Center for review based on eligibility. Check your SHSU Student email account for correspondence regarding your request.

Eligibility Requirements for Veterans, Dependents (Legacy), and Dependents/Spouses

The Texas Veterans Commission establishes the rules for Hazlewood eligibility. State institutions are required to use these rules to confirm Hazlewood recipient eligibility.