An individual may not receive a loan, grant, scholarship, or other financial assistance funded by state revenue, including federal funds or gifts and grants accepted by the state, or receive a student loan guaranteed by the state or the Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation, unless the individual files a statement of the individual’s selective service status with the institution or other entity granting or guaranteeing the financial assistance as required by this section (FEA Legal)

This section does not apply to:

  • A female individual if females are not subject to general selective service registration under federal law; or
  • Individuals who immigrated to the US after the maximum age at which an individual is permitted to register with the selective service system under federal law.

The statement of an individual’s selective service status required by this section must require the individual to certify that the individual:

  • Has registered with the selective service system as required by federal law; or
  • Is exempt from selective service registration under federal law.