You have Promise, You have a future

UTA and Red River Promise partner to build a more robust college-going culture, produce students ready to achieve their educational goals and provide trained graduates to strengthen our local and state-wide workforce. 

Red River Promise is a partnership of 14 high schools and college partners in Cook, Montague, and Young counties. First-year graduates from a participating Red River Promise high school or Red River Promise transfer students with an associate degree from North Central Texas College may qualify for the last dollar award if they meet all of the UTA eligibility requirements.


Eligibility Requirements 

Students must meet all eligibility requirements by May 31st.

  1. Submit Red River Promise Pledge
  2. Complete FAFSA or TASFA. Students must also be Federal Pell Grant or TEXAS Grant eligible. 
  3. Apply to UTA and submit all supporting admissions documents by May 31st.
  4. Have a family adjusted gross income of $85,000 or less.
  5. Must be a Texas resident. 

Learn more about program eligibility and renewal requirements by reviewing the Blaze Forward program

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Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions on eligibility deadlines? Financial aid concerns? Review Red River Promise Frequently Asked Questions to assist you.

UTA Fort Worth Office.

UTA Fort Worth Campus Location

UTA Fort Worth Campus can assist you with any questions about admissions or about the promise programs. 1401 Jones Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76102

Sandra Esquivel, Associate Director of Regional Operations

Here to help you Thrive!

As a partner of Red River Promise, we are dedicated to creating a path for a bright future for our Red River Promise students. We will provide the support and assistance needed to ease the transition for students considering UTA as their pathway. 

If you have any questions or need guidance about Red River Promise or the admissions process at UTA, please don't hesitate to reach me.