UT Tyler Scholarships
Merit and Talent-Based Awards for Outstanding Students
The University of Texas at Tyler offers many scholarships designed to attract and retain outstanding degree-seeking students.
To be considered for a university scholarship, students must be accepted for admission and submit an online scholarship application for the appropriate scholarship and semester.
Scholarship and Financial Aid Applications
It is recommended that all UT Tyler scholarship applicants complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Awarding of academic scholarships is based primarily on predictors of academic success, such as high school class rank, standardized test scores and prior grades.
Students receiving the National Merit Finalist, National Merit Semi-Finalist, Regents, Patriot, Patriot Achievement, Presidential or Graduate scholarship are not eligible for additional scholarship funding for the summer semesters.
AUG25New Student Patriot Orientation (Freshman & Transfer)
University Center 8:00 am
Near HPC (Outside) 4:30 pm
AUG25New Student Convocation
HPC Gym 3:30
AUG26Class of 2021 Picture
Harvey Lake 12:30 PM
AUG26Brunch & Budgeting
UC Ballroom 10:00 am
AUG27Glo-in-dark Capture the Flag
Harvey Deck 9pm
Scholarship Programs, Online Application Forms
New Freshman Student Scholarships
New freshmen are not required to complete an online application, as they will automatically be considered for academic scholarships. Find out more.
New Transfer Student Scholarships
New transfer students are not required to complete an online application, as they will automatically be considered for academic scholarships. Find out more.
Top 10% Scholarship Program
Important Information for the 2015-2016 academic year: Updates on funding availability for the Top 10% Scholarship from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board states that awards can be made to eligible renewal students only. Find out more.
Professional Nursing Scholarships
This program will not be funded beginning with the 2011-2012 academic year.