Pilot Program for Enrolling Students from Mexico

Texas Education Code 54.231 allows eligible Mexican students to apply for an award which allows them to pay the same tuition as residents of the State of Texas when enrolling at The University of Texas at Dallas. To be eligible for this award, the student must:

  1. Be Mexican citizen.
  2. Present sufficient proof of financial need.
  3. Hold a minimum academic 3.0 GPA.
  4. Be accepted in a full time academic program or be a current full time student.

Deadline for Fall 2017: July 28, 2017
Deadline for Spring 2018: October 30, 2017

Eligible students must complete and/or submit the following documents:

  1. PPESM Application Form
  2. Copy of UT Dallas admission letter, if the applicant is not already a UT Dallas student.
  3. Copy of unofficial transcripts, if the applicant is already a UT Dallas student.
  4. Copy of proof of citizenship (passport or birth certificate).
  5. UT Dallas Financial Affidavit with supplemental financial support documents. Examples of financial support documents include: copy of bank statement, scholarship letter, UT Dallas assistantship letter, or government funding support letter.

Notes and restrictions:

This program is restricted in accordance to Texas legislation. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher. Applications must be submitted by the deadline date. Notification of awards will take place approximately two weeks after the deadline date. For additional notes and conditions, please consult the PPESM Guide.

Submit application to: [email protected]

For more information, please:

  1. UT Dallas PPESM Guide
  2. College for All Texans,
  3. Texas Education Code 54.231,
  4. Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) Title 19, Part 1, Chapter 21, Subchapter BB,
  5. Exemption and Waiver Programs for which the THECB has Rule-Making Authority.