Once youve been admitted to the university and applied for financial aid and university scholarships using the ApplyTexas Application for Freshman Scholarships, the Office of Student Financial Services (OSFS) will review your application to determine the types of aid (grants, scholarships, work-study and/or loans) for which you qualify. If youre admitted to the university, the following things will happen as the scholarship and financial aid process continues.

Steps in the scholarship process:

  • Well notify you that weve received your scholarship application.
  • Well notify you about scholarship awards.
  • You complete the steps needed to accept your scholarships.
  • You receive your scholarship funds.

Steps in the financial aid process:

  • We’ll notify you by email that weve received your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) information. (Be sure to submit it by March 15!)
  • Well review your FAFSA information.
  • Well notify you of your award.
  • You respond to the FAN, submitting any additional required documentation.
  • You complete any additional program requirements.
  • You receive your funds (a few days before classes).

For financial aid questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Services.