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Preceptors and/or their Children

General Information

  • Waives up to $500 tuition per term for preceptors for professional nursing programs and their children. Student is charged a reduced UTA Flat Rate which reflects the waived tuition.

Eligibility: See Texas Education Code SECTION 54.356 and 51.9095.

Required Documentation

Form to be completed by the student and/or parent. Parent to submit completed form to employing Nursing department for verification.


  • Preceptor must be a registered nurse and be serving as clinical preceptor under a written preceptor agreement with an undergraduate professional nursing program for the term for which the exemption is sought. For children of a preceptor additional requirements are that the child must be under the age of 25 and not have received a baccalaureate degree. If student's tuition is less than $500, only the actual tuition amount charged shall be waived. Exemption valid for a maximum of 10 semesters. Student must be classified as Texas resident .

Tuition, Fees and Charges

  • Waives a maximum of $500 tuition per term

Authorizing Department(s)

  • College of Nursing and Health Innovation   

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