Texas Tech University

Other Financial Opportunities

Financial Aid at Texas Tech

Prospective undergraduate students seeking funding should visit the university's Finance Your Education page.


Among the grants available to students in the Department of English, the following may be of particular interest:

Texas Public Education Grant. For full-time undergraduates or graduate students.Texas Public Education/State Student Incentive Grant. For those who are at least half-time students.

See the Office of Student Financial Aid for more information.


The grad school has available three long-term loan funds sponsored by the federal and state governments. In addition, the Office administers several short-term loans at low interest.

The Graduate School administers the Carl H. Gelin Loan Fund. See Gelin Emergency Loan Fund for Graduate Students for more information.


Students are eligible for the College Work/Study Program and for the Student Part-time Employment Service, both of which are handled by the Office of Student Financial Aid.