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The Financial Aid Ofﬁce assists graduate students who desire a greater understanding of the
ﬁnancial aid process. A variety of ﬁnancial aid is available for UT graduate students.
To be eligible for federal ﬁnancial aid, students must enroll at least half time. The number of credit
hours required varies by program. Contact the Financial Aid Ofﬁce for program-speciﬁc details.
HOW TO APPLY
1. Complete the FAFSA
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) determines eligibility for all federal student aid
programs. Most aid programs are available only to U.S. citizens and permanent residents. Apply online at
studentaid.gov under “Apply for Aid.”
Students applying for aid in the summer sessions will be asked to complete the FAFSA for two academic
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