Financial Aid

Whether you’re a prospective student or transferring, we want to make sure you have the cost and aid information you need to make your UT education possible. Families with adjusted gross incomes (AGI) of up to $125,000 receive guaranteed need-based aid through the Texas Advance Commitment.

Net Price Calculator

Our Net Price Calculator delivers a personalized estimate of the net price of attending UT Austin based on your major, personal finances, housing, estimated financial aid, possible VA Education Benefits and more. By gaining a better understanding of the net price of attendance, you’ll feel more prepared and confident to make your UT education possible.

Net Price Calculator

Get Started by Completing the FAFSA

Even if you think you’re not likely to qualify for need-based aid, it’s still a good idea to apply. Many awards are based on information from the FAFSA/TASFA.


Complete the Scholarship Interest Form

The Scholarship Interest Form must be completed to indicate your interest in UT Austin institutional scholarships. The form is available in MyStatus after you submit your application to UT Austin via the Common App or Apply Texas application forms. This must be completed by the deadline of December 8.


Check Aid Status Here (CASH)

UT Austin’s CASH – Check Aid Status Here – system provides information about the status of your financial aid awards. It’s also where we’ll notify you of any additional documentation required.


Texas One Stop is your resource for financial aid, billing, registration, records and more. Have questions about how to apply for financial aid or appeal for a change to your financial aid award? They can help.

Texas One Stop

Locate scholarships you’re eligible for using our Scholarship Finder tool.

Scholarship Finder

Financial Aid Deadlines

Dec 8

Deadline to Submit Scholarship Interest Form

To be in the running for scholarships offered by the Office of Financial Aid, please complete the Scholarship Interest Form. The Scholarship Interest Form is available in MyStatus after you submit your application to UT Austin. Keep in mind, qualifications for these awards vary.


Dec 15

Haroldson Foundation Scholarship Deadline

The Haroldson Foundation offers scholarships to Texas high school students applying to UT Austin. The award is for all four years of a students’ education.

Haroldson Foundation

Feb 15

Deadline for Texas Exes Scholarships

Our alumni association, the Texas Exes, offers a variety of scholarships for incoming students.

Texas Exes

Mar 15

Priority Deadline to Submit FAFSA/TASFA

If you complete your FAFSA/TASFA by the priority deadline, you’ll receive a financial aid notification (FAN) in early spring.




Financial Aid Decisions


Financial Aid Awards Arrive

The financial aid notification (FAN) will direct you to view your available awards and accept your financial aid package on CASH (Check Aid Status Here).

Understanding Your Aid


Awards from Colleges and Schools and Texas Exes Delivered

Awards you were eligible for based on your admissions application will be delivered from the college or school you were admitted to as well as most awards from the Texas Exes Alumni Association application.