Texas Tech University

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Scholarship Facts

Texas Tech University is proud to offer a high quality education at an affordable cost. Merit and competitive-based scholarships are awarded to exceptional new and continuing students each year. The Office of Student Financial Aid & Scholarships also provides need-based financial assistance to qualified families. We support families in identifying all opportunities to take the pressure off the pocketbook. Athletic, band, choral, fine arts and departmental awards are also available through academic colleges and departments. Check with your department for more information. 

If you are experiencing financial hardships within the last year, click here to learn how Texas Tech can assist you further. 

Find scholarship information for:

Freshmen Transfer Current Student
Graduate School Submit a Recommendation Letter Summer Scholarship Program

Important Dates


July 3, 2023 - ApplyTexas Application Opens

August 1, 2023 - Common App Opens

October 1, 2023 - Continuing Student Scholarship Application Opens

November 1, 2023 - Spring Priority Scholarship Deadline

December, 2023 - FAFSA Opens

December 1, 2023 - Fall Priority Scholarship Deadline (Freshmen)

January 1, 2024 - Fall Priority Scholarship Deadline (Transfer)

February 1, 2024 - Continuing Student Scholarship Deadline

March 15, 2024 - FAFSA/TASFA State Priority Deadline

May 1, 2024 - Incoming Freshmen Merit Scholarship Deadline

August 1, 2024 - Merit Scholarship Thank You Letter Deadline


Terms and Conditions

Students who receive any form of financial aid have terms and conditions to which they must adhere. Students must be in a degree-seeking program to be eligible to receive federal aid. Learn more.