Types of Aid

There are various forms of Financial Aid at Texas A&M University-San Antonio, which consists of grants, student employment, scholarships, and loans. These forms of financial aid are available to any students who qualify. In order to qualify, the student must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Below is a list of financial aid available to students:

Federal Grants
∇ Pell Grant
∇ Supplemental Education Opportunity Grant
State Grants
∇ Texas Grant
Institutional Grants
∇ Texas Public Educational Grant (TPEG)
∇ Undergraduate Tuition Grant
∇ Graduate Tuition Grant
Student Employment
∇ College Work-Study Program
Federal Direct Loans

The Direct Loan Program is provided and administered by the Federal government, U.S. Department of Education. Student loan borrowing cannot exceed the cost of attendance, nor may you borrow over the annual and lifetime aggregates that are set for the Direct Loan. The Department of Education assesses an origination fee on each loan upon disbursement. The type of loan you are offered is based upon the results of the FAFSA.

∇ Direct Subsidized Loan (Subsidized)
∇ Direct Unsubsidized Loan (Unsubsidized)
∇ Federal William D. Ford Direct PLUS Loan
∇ Federal William D. Ford Direct Graduate PLUS Loan
Additional Direct Loan Information
∇ Direct Student Loan Interest Rates 2016-2017
∇ Direct Loan Limits
Alternative Loans
∇ Alternative Loans
∇ General Institutional Scholarships
∇ External Scholarships