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Scholarships / Loans » Tuition Assistance for Mexican Students

The Tuition Assistance for Mexican Students (TAMS) scholarship sometimes known as “The Mexican Pilot Program” and also referred to as PASE ( Programa de Asistencia Estudiantil) provides a waiver of the non-resident portion of a student's tuition bill for qualified students. TAMS  is not a cash award. To be eligible for TAMS, you must be a citizen and resident of Mexico who demonstrates financial need. This is a competitive process as the number of awards allotted per semester is limited.  The TAMS is available to new and continuing students who demonstrate financial need.

Selection Criteria

  1. Citizen or permanent resident of Mexico
  2. Legally present in the United States
  3. Plan to return to Mexico immediately after completing your educational program
  4. Must be full-time enrolled
    • 12 hrs undergraduate
    • 9 hrs graduate
    • Unless fewer hours are needed for graduation
  5. Demonstrates financial need and is unable to pay the non-resident tuition rate

Application Forms