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VLI – Student Veteran Links

Veterans Legal Initiative Links


Student Veterans of America
An organization designed to help students who are veterans acclimate to the university lifestyle. There are over 500 chapters in all of the states. It provides resources and support for students who are entering college after having served.

Links to Universities Participating in Yellow Ribbon, G.I. Bill, etc.
Provides information on how many students can use the program at a particular school and the amount of contributions the school makes.

G.I. Bill Information Link
GI Bill provides financial support for education and housing to individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001, or individuals discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. Veterans must have received an honorable discharge to be eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill.

Hazelwood Act Information Link
An act that provides qualified veterans, their spouses or their dependents with up to 150 hours of tuition exempt education at a public university/college in Texas.

College Credit Information for Partnering Schools
This program seeks ways to transfer the amount of service a veteran has done towards credit hours at participating colleges or universities. This program partners with HCC, Lonestar College, Lee College, San Jacinto College and others.

HBA Office

Houston Bar Association
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