Irrelevant Fees

Program Purpose

The purpose of this program is to be an optional exemption from fees associated with activities, services or facilities students cannot reasonably use.

NOTE: This webpage is intended to provide basic information for the public by highlighting requirements that appear in the Texas Education Code (TEC) and Texas Administrative Code (TAC). When reviewing eligibility requirements this exemption program, you should always refer to the relevant statutes and rules. The information on this webpage is to be used solely as a resource and does not override the statute or rules for this exemption program. It is not intended as, and does not constitute, legal advice.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Are enrolled in Texas public colleges or universities which have elected to offer this program and
  • Are being charged fees for activities, services or fees they cannot reasonably use.

If the college's governing board opts to offer this program, the program provides for an exemption from mandatory or discretionary fees, other than tuition and lab fees, for the specific activity, service or facility.

Eligible Institutions

Available only for use at a Texas public college or university.

To access listings of Texas public colleges and universities, follow the links to Texas Public Institutions.

Application Process

Contact the college registrar for information on applying.

Additional Information

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