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 (F1 or J1 visa).
  5. Plan to return to Mexico upon completion of the education program.

Deadline for Fall 2018: July 27, 2018
Deadline for Spring 2019: October 29, 2018

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

  1. Appropriate PPESM Application Form:
  2. Copy of proof of citizenship (passport or birth certificate).
  3. 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.

For questions, please contact [email protected]

For the submission of the application, please submit one PDF document to: [email protected]

For more information, please consult:

  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.