Tuition

Approximately 90 percent of our students receive financial assistance, generally in the form of federal, state, institutional and private funds, with the largest amount in long-term student loans payable after graduation.
Estimated Cost of Attendance for Medical Students.

Financial Aid

The College of Medicine offers scholarships to new incoming students. There is no application process for these (unless otherwise noted) and the application to medical school is the source used to determine the awards. Accepted applicants are informed of these on a periodic basis from Nov. 15 through matriculation.

Federal and State Scholarship Programs

The scholarships below are service oriented scholarships awarded by government agencies.

Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program

The Air Force Health Professions Scholarship Program provides payment for all tuition, required fees and textbooks, as well as a monthly stipend. A service commitment to the United States Air Force is required.

Army Health Professions Scholarship Program

The Army Health Professions Scholarship Program provides payment for all tuition, required fees and textbooks, as well as a monthly stipend. A service commitment to the United States Army is required.

For more information, please contact Staff Sergeant Anthony Merino at anthony.m.merino4.mil@mail.mil (713) 874-1923 or (210) 385-5394.

National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program

The National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program provides payment for tuition, fees and other educational expenses, as well as a monthly stipend, in exchange for a service commitment after graduation. After graduation, recipients must serve in a primary-care capacity in a National Health Service Corps approved position.

Navy Health Professions Scholarship Program

The Navy Health Professions Scholarship Program provides payment for all tuition, required fees and textbooks, as well as a monthly stipend. A service commitment to the United States Navy is required.

Rural Communities Healthcare Investment Program

The Rural Communities Healthcare Investment Program is a state-funded program for practicing physicians in underserved Texas communities. This program can either reimburse a physician's loans or provide a stipend. A service requirement must be completed to successfully complete the program.

U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps

The U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps is a federally-funded program that provides competitive pay and salary to practicing physicians who serve in locations determined by program administration. Participants in the program must have completed their undergraduate education and at least one year of graduate medical education.

Financial Aid Office

For other financial aid, visit the Financial Aid Office's website.