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UTAFAO Commitment Statement


HEERF Emergency grant

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.

The HEERF Emergency Grant application for the Summer 2021 semester will be available in eligible students' MyMav accounts in June 2021. The application for Fall 2021 will be available in August 2021 and the application for Spring 2022 will be available in January 2022.

Read our HEERF Frequently Asked Questions page for more information.

dropbox available

During these challenging times and in accordance with social distancing, UTA is providing a secured drop box for your convenience and safety. The secured drop box for UTA Financial Aid related documents is located at the University Administration Building basement level entrance (parking lot side). Please place your documents in a sealed envelope clearly labeled for proper handling.

2021-2022 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 18, 2020 - May 15, 2021 2020-2021 FAFSA 2018 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.

Click here to view our helpful step-by-step infographic.

IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT)

The IRS Data Retrieval Tool (DRT) is available for the FAFSA application.

Important Dates

Scholarship deadline for Fall 2021 Freshmen and Transfers

May 17, 2021: Maymester courses begin

May 28, 2021: Earliest disbursement date for Maymester and Summer 1 semester

June 7, 2021: Summer 1 semester begins

July 13, 2021: Summer 2 semester begins

August 16, 2021: Earliest disbursement date for Fall 2021 semester

August 25, 2021: Fall 2021 semester begins

   Please complete your 2021-2022 FAFSA application, turn in all requested documents, and be admitted to UTA by January 15, 2021, in order to qualify for maximum grant funding for the 2021-2022 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