Program Resources

Institutions can find information to assist with the administration of state financial aid programs through the following program resources:

Grant Programs

  • Resources for state grant programs: Toward EXcellence, Access, and Success (TEXAS) Grant; Texas Educational Opportunity Grant (TEOG);  Tuition Equalization Grant (TEG); Texas Transfer Grant Pilot Program; and Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) State Grant.

Loan Programs

  • Resources for low-interest loans available to Texas residents: College Access Loan (CAL) and Texas B-On-Time (BOT) Loan.

Work-Study & Scholarships

  • Resources for Texas College Work-Study (TCWS) and the Work-Study Student Mentorship Program (WSMP); and information on the Bilingual Education Program, and the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program (TASSP).

Exemptions and Waivers

  • Resources for specific programs that may exempt or waive tuition and fees for certain individuals attending public institutions of higher education in Texas.

Tuition Set-Asides

  • Information on Uniform Standards for Disclosing Designated Tuition Set-Aside Funds.
  • Calculate Tuition Set-Aside Amounts.

Financial Aid Database (FAD) Report

The FAD Report is used to collect data for the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) to produce an annual statewide Financial Aid Report, determine state aid program allocations, conduct compliance monitoring, and generate additional statewide and institutional reports.


State Campus Based Programs


Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA)

To determine fiancial aid eligibility for applicants that do not qualify for federal aid, use the TASFA.

2023-24 TASFA

The 2023-24 TASFA will be available online and also as a PDF paper copy.

TASFA FY 2024 File Layout

2022-23 TASFA

2021-22 TASFA


Selective Service Statement of Registration Status 

In accordance with TEC, Section 51.9095, male students must file the required Selective Service Statement of Registration Status with their institution or other entity granting or guaranteeing financial assistance. This includes grants, scholarships, loans, or other assistance funded by state revenue, including federal funds or gifts and grants accepted by the state.