Am I eligible for financial aid?
Financial Aid is only available for classes that are required for your eligible active academic program. Learn more about Financial Aid degree audit requirements and expectations, and view our most frequently asked questions.
|FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)||TASFA (Texas Application for State Financial Aid)|
|Who can apply||U.S. citizens and eligible non-citizens||Non-citizens and those who are undocumented (local residents of Texas for TCC tuition purposes)|
Summer transient students (university students attending TCC for summer only) are not eligible for aid at TCC because they are not pursuing a degree or certificate from TCC.
How do I apply for financial aid?
Follow our instructions if you're a:
- U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen applying for FAFSA
- Non-citizen/undocumented person (with established Tarrant County residency) applying for TASFA
Residency is based on information provided in your admissions application but can be reviewed for reclassification any time after you are enrolled. Visit our residency page for information regarding establishing residency.
If you need assistance understanding or updating your residency classification, contact your campus Admissions and Registrar Office.
Updated April 23, 2021