University of Texas at El Paso
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Imagine yourself a freshman or first time transfer student at UTEP next fall - with tuition and mandatory fees covered!

It's our promise that we'll help qualified students meet the financial challenges of attending the university.

How does it work?

  • Covers all tuition and mandatory fees for 15 credit hours fall and spring semesters
  • Does not cover incidental fees, course-related fees or individual major fees
  • Does not cover summer semester

      Who is eligibile?

    • New freshmen with family income of $30,000 or less
    • Must be a Texas resident and qualify for Texas resident tuition
    • First time transfer students to UTEP

        You Must:



      •     complete 30 credit hours each year

      •     we encourage students to enroll 15 credit hours fall and spring semester     

      •     earn a GPA of 2.0 or higher 

      •     Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid(FAFSA) yearly




          Note: Participation is limited to four consecutive years.



          Contact the Financial Aid Office:
          (915) 747-5204 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting (915) 747-5204 FREE  end_of_the_skype_highlighting
          204 Mike Loya Academic Services Building
          Schuster Drive and Hawthorne Street
          Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm