Exemptions are a type of financial assistance allowing some Texas residents to attend a public college or university in Texas without paying tuition or, in some cases, tuition and fees. Listed below are some exemption programs available to Texas residents. -Adopted Students Formerly under the Conservatorship of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (TDFPS) -Blind/Deaf Student Exemption Program -Children of Disabled or Deceased Firemen, Peace Officers, Game Wardens, and Employees of Correctional Institutions -Combat Exemption for Children of Military Service Members -Concurrent Enrollment Waiver -Exemption for Highest Ranking High School Graduate -Exemption for Out-of-District Fees for Certain Students Living Outside a Public Community/Junior College's Taxing District -Exemption for Students Enrolled in Courses for Dual High School and College-Level Credit -Exemption for the Surviving Spouse and Minor Children of Certain Deceased Public Servants (Employees) -Exemption from Irrelevant Fees -Exemption Program for Children of Professional Nursing Program Faculty and Staff -Exemption Program for Clinical Preceptors and Their Children -Fee Proration for Students Enrolled in Shorter than Average Terms -Military: Children of U.S. Military who are MIA or POW -Military: Orphans of Texas Members of the U.S. Armed Forces or National Guard -Military: Texas National Guard Tuition Assistance Program -TAPS for Tuition Program -Tuition Exemption for Current or Former Foster Care Students under Conservatorship of the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (TDFPS) -Tuition Reduction for Students Taking More than 15 Hours Additional exemptions can be found at www.collegeforalltexans.com
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