Veterans Benefits

Veterans may be eligible for benefits under multiple programs to use towards advancing their education and skills. When deciding which benefit to use, veterans should consider their educational goals and which benefit is best suited for their needs.

Chapter 33 Post 9/11 GI Bill®
If you have at least 90 days of aggregate, active duty service after Sept. 10, 2001, and are still on active duty, or if you are an honorably discharged Veteran or were discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days, you may be eligible for this VA-administered program.

Chapter 30 – Montgomery GI Bill® Active Duty (MGIB-AD)
The MGIB-AD program provides education benefits to Veterans and Service members who have at least two years of active duty.

Veteran Readiness and Employment (CH 31)
The Veteran Readiness and Employment (VR&E) program helps Service members and Veterans with service-connected disabilities prepare for, find, and maintain suitable careers.

Hazlewood Act
The Hazlewood Act is a State of Texas benefit that provides qualified Veterans with an education benefit of up to 150 hours of tuition exemption, including most fee charges, at public institutions of higher education in Texas.

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