The primary purpose of financial aid is to provide resources to students who would otherwise be unable to pursue a postsecondary education. UTSA believes that all students should be able to attend the university that best suits their academic and personal needs. The Office of Student Financial Aid and Enrollment Services will meet the direct costs or financial need of all eligible students until funds have been exhausted.
Financial aid programs available for eligible undergraduate students include: Federal PELL Grants; Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grants (SEOG); Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grants; Texas Public Education Grants (TPEG); TEXAS Grants; Top 10 Percent Scholarship; UTSA Grants; Federal, State and Institutional Work-Study; William D. Ford Federal Direct Loans; Federal Perkins Loans; Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS) Loans; Alternative Loans; and various scholarships.
Financial aid programs available for eligible graduate students include: Federal and State Work-Study; Texas Public Education Grants (TPEG); UTSA Grants; Federal Perkins Loans; William D. Ford Federal Direct Loans; Graduate PLUS Loans; Alternative Loans; and various scholarships.
Students who are awarded work-study can access a list of work-study employment opportunities sorted by office or academic department on the Handshake website maintained by the University Career Center.
For more information regarding any of these programs, contact the Office of Student Financial Aid and Enrollment Services.