Award Year 2020 – 2021

  • Texas Firefighter Tuition Exemption Request – For terms Fall 2020, Spring 2021, and Summer 2021.
  • TEXAS Grant Statement of Eligibility – Incoming and continuing students must complete this form for consideration. UT Health San Antonio does not receive an initial allocation for this program and can only consider students who have previously received a grant. Click here for more details.
  • FAFSA – Submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid online here. Review the steps after you submit your application here.
  • IRS Data Retrieval Tool Instructions  – The best way to report income in the FAFSA is by using the IRS Data Retrieval Tool (IRS DRT) within the application.
  • Independent Verification Worksheet 2020-2021– This form is used if you are an independent student selected for verification. Please do not submit this form unless requested. It can prolong your application process.
  • Dependent Verification Worksheet 2020-2021 -This form is used if you are a dependent student selected for verification. Please do not submit this form unless requested. It can prolong your application process.
  • Supplemental Worksheet
  • FAFSA Review Form 2020-2021
  • Amended Tax Return Review (1040X Review) 2020-2021
  • Identify and Statement of Educational Purpose 2020-2021
  • Verification of Non-Filing – To order an IRS-issued Verification of Non-Filing, click here to access the IRS Get Transcript Online website. Please note the the IRS now uses a two-step multi-factor authentication process that requires you to register before submitting an online transcript request.  If you are not able to successfully register, you can still request it via mail using IRS Form 4506-T. Please do not submit this form unless requested. It can prolong your application process.
  • Ability to Benefit – Acceptable documentation that can be submitted includes:
    • High School Diploma
    • Final Official High School Transcript that shows the date when the diploma was awarded
    • “Secondary school leaving certificate” (or other similar document) for students who completed secondary education in a foreign country and are unable to obtain a copy of their high school diploma or transcript.
    • General Education Certificate (GED) or GED Transcript
    • A State certificate or transcript received by a student after the student has passed a State-authorized examination that the State recognizes as the equivalent of a high school diploma. This includes tests similar to the GED, such as the High School Equivalency Test or the Test Assessing Secondary Completion.
    • An academic transcript that indicates the student successfully completed at least a two-year program that is acceptable for full credit toward a bachelor’s degree
    • If home-schooled in Texas, a transcript or equivalent signed by the student’s parent or guardian that lists the secondary school courses the student completed and documents the successful completion of a secondary school education in a home-school setting.
    • DD Form 214 Certificate of Release or Discharge From Active Duty may serve as an alternative documentation if it indicates that the individual is a high school graduate or equivalent
  • Texas Application for State Financial Aid
    This form is used if you are a resident of the State of Texas and you do not meet the citizenship requirements for Federal student Aid. Please submit this form along with the TASFA verification worksheet, 2018 tax transcript, 2018 W2 form(s), and student’s proof of Selective Service Registration (for males only).  If you are a dependent student we will need all of your parents’ income information too. Please contact our office if you are not sure of your dependency status.

    • ****International Students may submit the TASFA to access the scholarship application****
  • TASFA Verification Worksheet