Texas Tech University

Welcome To Texas Tech!


Congratulations on becoming a Texas Tech Red Raider!  We are so excited that you are joining our family here at Texas Tech University. The Student Financial Aid & Scholarships Office would like to offer you assistance to help pay for this important investment in your future.

-Becky Wilson & The Student Financial Aid & Scholarships Staff 


  • A FAFSA is the tool utilized by the Financial Aid Office to make awards, once you are fully admitted to TTU and have completed the FAFSA we can make awards.
  • You can view you official award letter here!

Getting Ready for College: Check list!

  • Do I need to complete the verification process.  If your FAFSA was selected for verification by the US Department of Education you can find a list of the required documents to complete this process on your MyTech, radierlink.ttu.edu , under the "Accept Award Offer" tab.
  • Make sure you have set up your TTU email account and check it often, email is the official communication method of the Financial Aid Office.
  • Monitor your MyTech account for updates to your file and/or your awards under the "Accept Award Offer" tab.
  • If you accept your Direct Loans please complete Entrance Counseling and your Master Promissory Note online with the US Department of Education at www.studentloans.gov
  • Submit your Thank You Letter to the Scholarship Office for any scholarships that you may have been offered. 
  • Sign up for Red RAIDER Orientation! At RRO you will have an opportunity to visit with advisors regarding your financial aid questions.

Additional Freshman Resources:

Red Raider Student Employment

Loan Application Process