Out-of-State Military: If Family Intent is to Make Texas Home

Program Purpose

To provide a waiver of nonresident tuition to the spouse and/or dependent children of non-Texas members of the U.S. Armed Forces and Commissioned Officers of the Public Health Service whose intent it is to make Texas his/her new home.

Eligibility Requirements

Individuals who are the spouse and dependent children of members of the U.S. Armed Forces or Commissioned Officers of the Public Health Service from states other than Texas who are stationed outside of Texas who file with the Texas institution of higher education at which they plan to attend a letter of intent to establish residence in Texas.

Eligible Institutions

Limited to Texas public colleges and universities.

Award Amount

This program permits nonresident students to pay tuition and fees at the resident rate.

Application Process

The Office of the Registrar at each college normally processes waivers. If they do not process waivers, they should be able to refer you to the proper office on campus.

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