Scholarships & Financial Aid
Your application - either through the TLU Application, Common Application, or ApplyTexas - also serves as your application for TLU academic scholarships
The TLU Promise
We believe all students should be able to afford a small, private college experience.
For that reason, we promise at least $20,000 per year for up to four years to admitted students with a 3.60 core academic GPA and a 1100 SAT or 22 ACT. *
Academic Scholarships for First-Year Students:
Presidential Scholarship (TLU Promise): Minimum of $20,000 per year. Criteria: Core academic GPA of 3.60+ and accompanying SAT score of 1100+ or ACT of 22+
Academic Excellence Scholarship: Minimum of $13,000 per year. Criteria: Core academic GPA of 3.00-3.59 and accompanying SAT score of 990-1090 or ACT of 19-21
Heritage Scholarship: Minimum of $7,000 per year. Criteria: Core academic GPA of below 3.00 and accompanying SAT score below 990 or ACT score below 19
*Students applying as Test Optional are also eligible for Presidential (TLU Promise), Academic Excellence, and Heritage Scholarships.