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For UTB Faculty & Staff

The application process for the UTB Faculty and Staff Tuition Assistance Program will be as follows:

Summer I 2015
Monday, April 27 - Friday, May 1, 2015

Summer II 2015
Monday, June 1 - Friday, June 5, 2015


Please note that applications will be accepted only during the designated dates above between 8:00 a.m. of the first date and 5:00 p.m. of the last date. Applications received before or after the designation dates and times will not be accepted.

Please use Tuition Assistance Application found below.

Please note that you need to answer "Yes" to all of the following questions in order to qualify for tuition assistance, no exceptions:
  1. Are you a UTB full-time employee and currently have been hired full-time for the last 12 consecutive months?
  2. Do you have your direct supervisor's approval and signature to take the class?
  3. Will you receive credit hours for taking the course?
  4. Is your Grade Point Average (GPA) at least 2.0 (undergraduate) or 3.0 (graduate)?
  5. Is your completion rate at least 70% (undergraduate) or 90% (graduate)?
  6. Have you completed your state mandated training on the Training Post?
  7. Have you successfully completed all your courses in the last semester without withdrawing?
  8. Are you eligible to apply for scholarship based on the Nepotism Question for Scholarship Applicants?

Tuition Assistance Guidelines

Tuition Assistance Application - (includes Nepotism Question Form).

Tuition Assistance Course Substitution

Completed Tuition Application forms will be accepted by the Office of Human Resources through any one of the following ways:

  • Email to
  • Fax to 956-882-7476
  • Walk-in and drop off in person at UTB at The Woods (451 E. Alton Gloor), Office of Human Resources

All applicants will be notified of the approval status of their application.

Note Note: If you are not eligible for Employee Tuition Assistance, you may still be eligible for other scholarships available. Click here for more information.

For any questions concerning Employee Tuition Assistance, please contact the Office of Human Resources at 956-882-8205 or email at

Contact Information:
UTB Tuition Assistance Program
451 E. Alton Gloor
Brownsville, Texas 78526
Phone: 956-882-8205
Fax: 956-882-7476
For driving directions, click here.

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CST

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