Financial Aid and Scholarships

Announcements

The HEERF Emergency Grant application for the Spring 2022 semester will be available mid-January 2022. Eligible students will be able to apply for funding by completing the application in their MyMav Account ("MyForms" tile) at that time.

Through the Federal Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund and the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriation, better known as HEERF, UTA is providing financial assistance to eligible students facing additional expenses due to COVID-19.

Read our HEERF Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.

FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FAFSA)

If you are not sure which FAFSA to complete or what information is required, please review the chart below.

Enrollment Period Required FAFSA Required Tax Information
May 19, 2021 - May 11, 2022 2021-2022 FAFSA 2019 Federal Income Tax Information
May 16, 2022 - May 10, 2023 2022-2023 FAFSA 2020 Federal Income Tax Information

After completing your FAFSA application, you will be notified via your UTA email account once your FAFSA has been received as well as if any documents are required to complete your financial aid file.

*We will also update your To-Do List in your MyMav Student Homepage with any outstanding items.

View our helpful step-by-step FAFSA infographic.


IRS DATA RETRIEVAL TOOL (DRT)

Avoid FAFSA errors and use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) when completing the FAFSA application!


IMPORTANT DATES

Scholarship deadline for Fall 2022 Freshmen and Transfers

October 1, 2021: 2022-2023 FAFSA/TASFA applications became available

January 9, 2022: Earliest disbursement of financial aid for the Spring 2022 semester

January 15, 2022*: Priority Date for 2022-2023 Aid Year (Summer 2022, Fall 2022, Spring 2023)

February 2, 2022: Census Date for the Spring 2022 semester

*Please complete your 2022-2023 FAFSA application, turn in all requested documents, and be admitted to UTA by January 15, 2022, to be considered for maximum grant funding for the 2022-2023 aid year.

Students who complete applications or are admitted after January 15 will receive a financial aid offer based on available funds at the time the application is completed.


FEDERAL EMERGENCY GRANT REPORTS AND DISCLOSURES

CARES Act - Report and Disclosure