Tuition Rebate Information
What is a Tuition Rebate?
The tuition rebate is a monetary incentive designed to encourage student to complete their degree as efficiently as possible. For more information, please visit College for Texans.
Who Qualifies for a Tuition Rebate?
For a student to be eligible for a rebate of a portion of the undergraduate tuition the student has paid:
- The student must have enrolled for the first time in an institution of higher education in the fall 1997 semester or later
- The student must be requesting a rebate for work related to a first baccalaureate degree received from a Texas public university
- The student must have been a resident of Texas and have been entitled to pay resident tuition at all times while pursuing the degree
- if enrolled for the first time in fall 2005 or later, the student must graduate within four calendar years for a four-year degree or within five calendar years for a five-year degree AND
- The student must have attempted no more then three hours in excess of the minimum number of semester credit hours required to complete the degree under the catalog under which they were graduated.
Please see Tuition Rebate for Undergraduate Students for more details.
How Do I Apply for a Rebate?
A student must apply for the rebate prior to receiving the baccalaureate degree on forms provided by the institution and must keep the Registrar's Office informed of the correct mailing address for at least 60 days after graduation.
Complete the Tuition Rebate Application Form