Financial Aid FAQ's

Listed above are some of the most common financial aid questions our office receives.


We encourage you to click on the question to be taken to a page filled with comprehensive, in-depth answers to your financial aid questions. Many of the FAQ's have video's that will help in explaining the answer.


OR - clicking on the 'Click to Watch - FATV' icon below will take you to playlists of videos to assist your understanding of Financial Aid. This feature provides numerous relevant videos with answers to many more questions than those listed here. 

Check it out…

If you cannot find an answer to YOUR financial aid questions please contact us at or call our office at 214.333.5363.

Financial Aid Forms Questions about Fees & Payments Contact Financial Aid


Again this year, the Federal government is offering a number of tax incentives

(some of which were set to go away)

that could help lower the cost of higher education for some families.

Follow the link below to learn about some of these incentives that may be available to you as you prepare your 2016 axes.


Tax Incentives for the 2016 Tax Year


Early FAFSA and Prior-Prior Year (PPY) Ready to Apply? Financial Aid Questions? Thinking About DBU? Grants Scholarships Loans Tuition & Housing Costs

Information regarding specific yearly amounts for each Federal Aid program is available in the FINANCIAL AID STUDENT GUIDE, published annually by the US Department of Education.

Click HERE to view that publication online.