Waivers and Exemptions

Louisiana National Guard Tuition Waiver

The State of Louisiana offers a Tuition Waiver for members of the Louisiana National Guard that covers your tuition only in any public Louisiana college. The State Tuition Exemption Manager sends a current list of eligible guardsmen every semester to BPCC of who is entitled to use the waiver.

Please check with the staff in A-138 or the Business Office to see if your name appears on the list so it can be applied to your account.

If your name does not appear on the current list, please contact the New Orleans office at 504-278-8304 to determine your eligibility for the waiver.

Title 29 Tuition Exemption

The State of Louisiana Department of Veteran Affairs offers an exemption for some dependents of veterans with a 90-100% service connected disability rating. This exemption is good for four years in any Louisiana public college to be completed in five years. Some exceptions apply.

Please contact the Louisiana State Department of Veteran Affairs for details and if you qualify.

225-219-5000

You may also inquire at your local VA office.