Application Fee


We require a non-refundable application fee of $60 to complete your application.

If you have paid or plan to pay the fee on your ApplyTexas application, there is no need to pay again through this link.

If paying with personal check or cashier’s check, please include applicants full name and date of birth on check.

School Financing Information

 

Undergraduate Staff/Faculty or Dependant/Spouse Application Fee Waiver

Undergraduate Application Fee Waivers

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions supports a Fee Waiver program for qualifying students. This waiver covers the cost of Application to Texas Tech University. In seeking a waiver for the application fee to the institution, please consider the following criteria:

To qualify, an applicant must be a United States Citizen, permanent resident, or a student identified under Senate Bill 1528 (79th Legislature, 2005) as a resident of Texas. International applicants do not qualify for this fee waiver. Students seeking a post baccalaureate undergraduate degree do not qualify for this waiver.

Additionally, an applicant seeking to qualify for the fee waiver must demonstrate that the application fee presents a significant financial hardship and meet at least one of the following criteria:

First-Time Freshmen

  • Student is a ward of the state (or orphan).
  • Student is in an organized TRIO program (e.g., Upward Bound, Talent Search) and meets low income eligibility criteria to participate in a federal TRIO program under the program guidelines.
  • Student’s family receives public assistance- TANF (Temporary Assistanec for Needy Families).
  • Student lives in subsidized public housing, a foster home, or is homeless.
  • SAR (Student Aid Report) from the student’s FAFSA submission indicates zero EFC (Estimated Family Contribution).
  • The student meets the reduced/free lunch eligibility requirements set forth by the Food and Nutrition Service agency (FNS) of the United States Department of Agriculture. Click here for the 2014/2015 Reduced/Free chart.
  • High School Students requesting an application fee waiver, please have your high school counselor complete the Application Fee Waiver Certification form found here.
     

    Transfer Students

  • Student’s family receives public assistance- TANF (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families).
  • Student lives in subsidized public housing, a foster home, or is homeless.
  • SAR (Student Aid Report) from the student’s FAFSA submission indicates zero EFC (Estimated Family Contribution).
  • Transfer students requesting an application fee waiver, please provide qualifying documentation to Undergraduate Admissions.

    Please send forms & documentation to Undergraduate Admissions:

    Texas Tech University
    Office of Undergraduate Admissions
    Box 45005
    Lubbock, TX 79409-5005

    Fax: 806.742.0062

    Email: admissions@ttu.edu