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July 2014

Remind 101 is a one-way text and email messaging system. All personal information remains completely confidential. Sign up for TTU MVP Text Message System via Text.

Sign up for TTU MVP Text Message System via Email

Note: MVP will not bombard you with texts. MVP will only send texts concerning important information regarding benefits or upcoming events through Remind 101.

June 2014

Rule Changes Effective as of June 5, 2014 for the Hazlewood Act. Texas Administrative Code Title 40, Part 15, Chapter 461, Subchapter A Purpose. To provide procedures and criteria for the administration of an exemption program for Texas veterans and dependents at public institutions of higher education.


October 7, 2013

Government Shutdown and GI Bill Education Benefits

Due to the lapse in FY14 appropriations,

Please note that VA is continuing to process and issue payments for education claims. School officials will continue to have access to VA-Once and should continue to submit enrollment certifications for processing to VA. Students enrolled in education benefit programs other than the Post-9/11 GI Bill may verify their enrollment via WAVE (http://www.gibill.va.gov/resources/verify_attendance/) or by calling our Interactive Voice Response system at 1-877-823-2378. Those pursuing non-college degree programs under chapter 35 (DEA) should call 1-800-827-1000 to verify enrollment. Post-9/11 GI Bill students are not required to verify enrollment.

For the latest information on what is and is not impacted at VA, visit http://www.va.gov/opa/appropriations_lapse_plan.asp.

VA will resume normal operations once funding is authorized.

September 2013

Services to Veterans not impacted by the Government Shutdown includes Education Benefit Claims Processing and Payments; however, the VA Call Center will be closed. Students may always email the VARO in Muskogee by going to www.gibill.va.gov, Click on "Submit a Question" and follow the prompts. Click on this PDF from the VA for additional information. PDF

March 2013:


The TTU Academic Council approved priority registration for currently enrolled veterans and servicemembers. Currently enrolled veteran and servicemember students are eligible to register for the Summer and Fall 2013 semesters on the first day of registration. See the registration schedule: http://www.depts.ttu.edu/officialpublications/ClassSchedule/Summer&FallWebRegis.php

All VETERANS, RESERVISTS, NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS AND ACTIVE DUTY SERVICE MEMBERS using Federal Benefits are required to submit an official copy of their military transcripts to the Office of the Registrar, Transfer Evaluation Office PO Box 45015 Lubbock, TX 79409-5015 and a photo copy to MVP@ttu.edu. Obtain your joint military transcripts at https://jst.doded.mil/smart/signIn.do

State Benefit: Hazlewood News

**NEW Hazlewood Reporting Database. Proof of Online Database Registration – All applicants (veteran & dependents) must register online in order to track hours used through the program. Once registered, applicants must login and print a verification page for the MVP Department. This verification page is required each semester along with the Hazlewood application immediately following registration with no expected changes.
The reporting database: https://www1.thecb.state.tx.us/apps/hsh/students/