Tuition and Fees
Please consult the Student Billing website for the latest information.
Residency For Tuition Purposes
Residency for tuition purposes is determined by regulations set forth by the state of Texas. Students are required to sign an oath of residency as part of the application process. Residency for tuition purposes will be based on this oath and other information submitted by the student. The requirements are outlined on page 32 of the Fiscal Policies section of the 2011- 2013 catalog. Oath of residency forms can be accessed at http://newstudent.utpa.edu under Admissions Form.
Tuition and Fees tables for the current semester are located on the Tuition and Fees section of the Student Billing website.
Student Service Fees
The Tuition and Fees section of the Student Billing website includes a summary of the fee categories.
The State Rules section of the Student Financial Services website includes information about the Three-peat and Excessive Hour Rules
Students repeating a course for a third or more time will be subject to an additional fee for the repeated course. The State Rules section of the Student Financial Services website includes information about the Three-Peat Rule.
Excessive Hour Rule
An undergraduate student whose attempted hours exceeds by 30 semester hours the minimum number of hours required for the completion of a degree program will be charged tuition at a higher rate. The State Rules section of the Student Financial Services website includes information about the Excessive Hour Rule, also called 30-Hour Rule and Enrollment Cap.
Withdrawals and Refunds
A student withdrawal is when student drops all the enrolled courses in a single term. Refunds are based on a number of factors. For more information please refer to the Withdrawals and Refunds section of the Student Billing website.
Education Tax Benefits
Information about Education Tax Credit and other student loan interest deductions is listed on the Student Loan Interest Deductions page of the ASSIST website.
The University of Texas-Pan American has a $1000 tuition rebate program designed to provide a financial incentive for students to prepare for university studies while completing their high school work. Details and eligibility are listed on the guide to graduation website.