Scholarships

Outstanding Students Qualify for Awards

The University of Texas at Tyler recognizes students’ academic achievements and exceptional talents through merit- and talent-based scholarships. New freshmen who are accepted for admission are automatically considered for scholarships. No additional application is necessary.

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  • Academic scholarships are based on such qualifications as high school class rank, standardized test scores and prior grades.
  • Fifty-six percent of first-time undergraduate students at UT Tyler receive grants and/or scholarships to contribute to education costs.
  • Students who receive the National Merit Finalist, National Merit Semi-Finalist, Regents, Patriot, Patriot Achievement, Presidential or graduate scholarships are not eligible for additional scholarship funding for the summer semesters.
  • Use the college cost calculator to estimate costs as well as possible scholarship options.

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