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Private Colleges and Universities:
Access for Undocumented Students

Abilene Christian University

1600 Campus Ct Abilene TX 79601

Concordia University Texas

11400 Concordia University Dr Austin, TX, 78726

Rice University

6100 Main St.,, Houston, Texas, 77005-1827

University of St. Thomas

3800 Montrose Blvd Houston TX 77006

Abilene Christian University

1600 Campus Ct, Abilene, Texas 79601 USA

Access Information

  • Are undocumented students considered or treated as domestic students for purposes of admission and financial aid?

    Don't Know

  • Are undocumented students eligible for merit-based aid/scholarships?

    Yes

    Additional information:"All students admitted to ACU are considered for scholarships based on their application for admission. Awards range up to $20,000 per year and are determined by the following: ACT/SAT/CLT Superscore* Core GPA Overall Class Rank** *Students who choose to apply test-optional are considered for scholarships. However, the Presidential Scholarship is not awarded without a test score. **If your school does not provide class rank, your core GPA will be factored twice."

  • Are undocumented students eligible for need-based financial aid?

    No

    Additional information:In order to receive need-based grants and scholarships, ACU utilizes the FAFSA application which undocumented studens are not eligible for.

  • What financial aid applications should an undocumented student submit (i.e. CSS, FAFSA, forms unique to the school)?

    Unsure

  • Does the college or university have an assigned staff member for undocumented students (i.e. such as an undocumented student liaison) or an undocumented student resource center?

    No

  • Is there a student organization or club comprised of or advocating for undocumented students?

    Don't Know

  • Does your school provide free/low cost access to legal services for undocumented students for immigration-related issues (e.g. DACA renewals or applications, legal screenings)?

    No

  • Does your institution have a website specific for undocumented/DACAmented student support services?

    No

Concordia University Texas

11400 Concordia University Dr., Austin, Texas 78726 USA

Access Information

  • Are undocumented students considered or treated as domestic students for purposes of admission and financial aid?

    Yes

  • Are undocumented students eligible for merit-based aid/scholarships?

    Yes

  • Are undocumented students eligible for need-based financial aid?

    Yes

    Additional information:As long as a TASFA is submitted and need can be calculated.

  • What financial aid applications should an undocumented student submit (i.e. CSS, FAFSA, forms unique to the school)?

    TASFA

  • Does the college or university have an assigned staff member for undocumented students (i.e. such as an undocumented student liaison) or an undocumented student resource center?

    No

  • Is there a student organization or club comprised of or advocating for undocumented students?

    No

  • Does your school provide free/low cost access to legal services for undocumented students for immigration-related issues (e.g. DACA renewals or applications, legal screenings)?

    No

  • Does your institution have a website specific for undocumented/DACAmented student support services?

    No

Rice University

6100 Main St., Houston, Texas 77005-1827 USA

Access Information

  • Are undocumented students considered or treated as domestic students for purposes of admission and financial aid?

    Yes

  • Are undocumented students eligible for merit-based aid/scholarships?

    Yes

  • Are undocumented students eligible for need-based financial aid?

    Yes

  • What financial aid applications should an undocumented student submit (i.e. CSS, FAFSA, forms unique to the school)?

    N/A

  • Does the college or university have an assigned staff member for undocumented students (i.e. such as an undocumented student liaison) or an undocumented student resource center?

    Yes

  • Is there a student organization or club comprised of or advocating for undocumented students?

    No

  • Does your school provide free/low cost access to legal services for undocumented students for immigration-related issues (e.g. DACA renewals or applications, legal screenings)?

    No

  • Does your institution have a website specific for undocumented/DACAmented student support services?

University of St. Thomas

3800 Montrose Blvd, Houston, Texas 77006 USA

Access Information

  • Are undocumented students considered or treated as domestic students for purposes of admission and financial aid?

    Yes

  • Are undocumented students eligible for merit-based aid/scholarships?

    Yes

    Additional information:Undocumened students are considred for merit scholarships based on their admissions application.

  • Are undocumented students eligible for need-based financial aid?

    Yes

    Additional information:Students would need to file a TASFA application to be considerd for need-based aid.

  • What financial aid applications should an undocumented student submit (i.e. CSS, FAFSA, forms unique to the school)?

    TASFA

  • Does the college or university have an assigned staff member for undocumented students (i.e. such as an undocumented student liaison) or an undocumented student resource center?

    Yes

  • Is there a student organization or club comprised of or advocating for undocumented students?

    No

  • Does your school provide free/low cost access to legal services for undocumented students for immigration-related issues (e.g. DACA renewals or applications, legal screenings)?

    No

  • Does your institution have a website specific for undocumented/DACAmented student support services?

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