UTPA has several grant and scholarship programs funded by designated tuition revenue funds. These funds are set aside for need-based financial aid programs, such as:
UTPA Assistance Scholarship: a need-based scholarship for students enrolled full-time
Graduate Tuition Assistance Grant : a need-based grant for graduate students enrolled half-time
TPEG Grant: TPEG is an institutional grant for undergraduate and graduate students with exceptional financial need.
UTPAchieve: a need-based grant for undergraduate students enrolled for 15 hours or more per semester.
Summer Boost Grant: program is designed to help students decrease time to graduation by encouraging summer enrollment.
15 Hour Cash Back: an incentive program designed to help students pay for that extra class needed to complete their degree in four years.
UTPA has two institutional tuition waiver programs:
Employee Benefit Waiver for UTPA employees
Distance/Off Campus Learning Excemption
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