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Veterans Benefits at UT Dallas

Our office is responsible for certifying federal VA benefits to the Department of Veterans Affairs, as well as administering the Hazlewood Act at The University of Texas at Dallas. 

For questions regarding the Hazlewood Act Exemption, please contact Brad Powell at veteransbenefits@utdallas.edu or via phone at 972-883-4858.  

For questions regarding the certification process for federal VA benefits, please contact Kimberly Bomnskie at veteransbenefits@utdallas.edu or via phone at 972-883-4020.

If you are unsure of your eligibility for federal VA benefits, please contact the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs 1-888-GIBILL-1 (1-888-442-4551) or submit an email inquiry. The University of Texas at Dallas is unable to determine an individual’s eligibility for federal VA educational benefits.

For more information on how to qualify for the Hazlewood Act Exemption, please visit the Texas Veterans Commission website.

Priority Deadlines for Hazlewood and VA Benefits

Term

Priority Deadline

Spring

November 30

Summer

March 30

Fall

July 15

Our office will continue to process documents received after the priority deadline, but we can no longer guarantee that a “Do Not Drop” indicator will be placed on qualifying students’ accounts before their payment deadlines and subsequent drop dates.

Please click on any of the links on the sidebar to learn more about the specific benefit you may qualify for.