Students studying in Texas under HB 1403 represent approximately only 1% of all Texas college students.
The number of students qualifying is small. Approximately 1% of students enrolled in Texas institutions of higher education qualify for in-state tuition under HB1403 – the vast majority of which attend community colleges. Furthermore, these students were brought to the U.S. as children through no choice if their own. They’ve successfully overcome many challenges to graduate high school and want to complete their education to further contribute to the U.S. economy.