UTA Emergency Assistance FundEligibility

Friday, Mar 27, 2020

UTA students with a temporary financial hardship resulting from a sudden emergency may apply for financial help.



  • Applicants must have a temporary financial hardship resulting from a sudden emergency, accident or unforeseen event
  • The student’s capability to attend UTA must be at jeopardy due to the emergency
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled at UTA during the semester they seek financial assistance
  • Other possible financial resources must have been considered and are insufficient or not available in a timely manner
  • Funds are awarded only to the recipient
  • Applications must be able to provide requested documentation

Students need to apply online

  • Proper documentation must be provided within the application and/or during a meeting with the EAF representative this may include but not limited to:
  1. Applicant’s monthly budget
  2. Documentation of the crisis situation: photo’s, doctor’s note, insurance claim, etc.
  3. Bills or invoices for payments to be made
  • A representative of the EAF committee will call the student for more information and/or to set a meeting with the student within a timely manner of the application submission
  • The student will receive a notice of their application being approved or denied through their UTA email account
  • Funds will be available as university policy allows
  • After the funds have been distributed, the student must provide receipts showing the money was used for the reasons specified in the application