Hazlewood Exemption

All recipients of the Hazlewood Exemption Act must meet the Financial Aid Office’s Satisfactory Academic Progress Standards.

The Hazlewood Exemption Act was established for Texas Veterans and Dependents of Veterans who have exhausted their Department of Veterans Affairs benefits or meet specific criteria to qualify.

Below are links to the information pages of the Hazlewood program for Veterans and Dependents of Veterans. 

Hazlewood for Veterans

Hazlewood for Dependents of Veterans

Military Tuition Assistance Programs

On October 30, 2000, the President signed into law an amendment to the Montgomery GI Bill® - Active Duty education program that permits Veterans Affairs to pay a Tuition Assistance Top-up benefit. The amount of the benefit can be equal to the difference between the total cost of a college course and the amount of tuition assistance paid by the military for the course. Click on the appropriate links below to see if you qualify as well as for the

Tuition Assistance – Texas National Guard Tuition Assistance Program

If you have additional questions concerning military tuition assistance programs, please email: tuitionplans@blinn.edu


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 website at http://www.benefits.va.gov/gibill