Scholarships offered at The University of Texas at Tyler are designed to attract and retain outstanding degree seeking students. To be considered, students must be accepted for admission to UT Tyler and if required, submit an application for scholarship on-line. A complete list of scholarships available to students is provided at

It is required that all scholarship applicants complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) if they are eligible to submit a FAFSA. Awarding of academic scholarships is based primarily on predictors of academic success, such as high school class rank, standardized test scores, and prior college grades.

UT Tyler offers the following scholarships:

New Freshman Scholarships

New Transfer Scholarships 

Graduate Student Scholarships

College Scholarships (UT Tyler returning students only)

Talent Scholarships

Alumni Scholarships

Teachers in Excellence Scholarship

Junior College, Community College, University Employee Scholarships

Veteran Scholarship Program