UTA offers over $500 million each year in total financial aid. Our staff strives to make the financial aid process as smooth as possible. We encourage you to browse our website and contact us with your questions and concerns. We’re here to help!


The Blaze Forward Program makes it even easier for eligible students to get a world-class education here at UTA!

Using a combination of grants, tuition waiver and scholarships, the Blaze Forward Program provides students meeting all eligibility requirements with funding that will cover 100% of their tuition and course fees for fall 2023 and spring 2024 semesters.

Please visit our Blaze Forward Program webpage for more details.


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 16, 2022 - May 10, 2023 2022-2023 FAFSA 2020 Federal Income Tax Information
May 11, 2023 - May 10, 2024 2023-2024 FAFSA 2021 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.

Need to print a form we requested from you? Visit our Forms page.

View our helpful step-by-step FAFSA infographic.


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


Scholarship deadline for Fall 2023 Freshmen and Transfers

February 14, 2023*: Priority Date for the 2023-2024 Aid Year (Summer 2023, Fall 2023, and Spring 2024)

                                  2023-2024 Blaze Forward Program Deadline

March 31, 2023: Last day to drop spring classes

May 1, 2023: Deadline to accept Freshmen Merit-Based Scholarships

May 15, 2023: Class begins for the Summer Intersession (Maymester), first 7-week, and 14-week classes

May 26, 2023: Earliest disbursement date for the Summer 2023 semester (Maymester & First summer semesters)

June 5, 2023: Class begins for the first 5-week, and 11-week summer classes

*Please complete your 2023-2024 FAFSA form, turn in all requested documents, and be admitted to UTA by February 14, 2023, to be considered for maximum grant funding for the 2023-2024 aid year.

Students who complete applications or are admitted after February 14 will receive a financial aid offer based on available funds at the time the application is completed.


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