ISSS is dedicated to providing financial support to international students which includes over $200,000 in awards, scholarships and loans annually. From a cash loan for an unexpected emergency to a full tuition stipend, we strive to provide support to international students at all different stages of their studies at The University of Texas at Austin.
F and J students who have completed two semesters at UT Austin are eligible to apply for this $2,500 award each semester
Incoming and current Mexican students are eligible to apply for this non-resident tuition waiver each spring
Incoming and current students from the Western Hemisphere are eligible to apply for this full tuition waiver each spring
Undergraduate F and J students who have completed one semester at UT Austin and are involved in the community are eligible to apply for this $2,500 scholarship each spring
Incoming and current Mexican students who demonstrate financial need and are working to fund their degree.
Students of Iranian descent who demonstrate financial need are eligible to apply for this scholarship from the Society of Iranian-American Women for Education.
ISSS may be able to help you apply for tuition or cash loans that must be repaid to the university at 4% interest
ISSS can issue up to two letters to CADIVI each semester, verifying tuition, fees and course enrollment
ISSS has limited financial aid appointments and most of our information can be found online. If you have an extenuating financial circumstance or questions that were not answered above, feel free to contact our Financial Aid Advisor with questions.
Certain ISSS awards are made possible with the generous support of donors
Donate to ISSS to help international students finance their education
These scholarships and loans are not administered by UT Austin but international students have applied for them in the past. There is also a link to an outside scholarship finder.