For students who need additional financial support beyond fellowships or assistantships, financial aid is available.
Graduate students at The University of Texas at Austin may apply for federal, state and institutional financial aid programs administered by the Office of Financial Aid by completing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Review the resources below for more information on applying and accepting financial aid.
Visit the Office of Financial Aid website for more information on the types of financial aid available.
Review the types of aid available at the university.
To apply for financial aid, graduate students must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Graduate students at The University of Texas at Austin find its cost of attendance—the sum of tuition, fees and other expenses such as room and board, transportation, and books—compares favorably to that of many peer universities.
In order to receive funding (including scholarships and other financial aid) administered by the university, students must accept it in their Financial Aid Notification (FAN). Activate FAN to view your financial aid award, which can include scholarships, grants and other types of aid.
After you have received your financial aid, it’s important to understand what you need to do to keep it. The university is here to help you make good choices and understand special situations that could change your aid.