Paydirt Promise Calculator
If you qualify for the Paydirt Promise program, you may be eligible to attend UTEP without having to pay out-of-pocket for the cost of tuition and mandatory fees.
To be eligible, you must meet the following criteria:
Resident of Texas
Family Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) of $75,000 or less
Pursuing first bachelor's degree
Enroll full-time in courses that are part of your degree plan
Expect to file the FAFSA/TASFA by March 15th
Demonstrate financial need based on your FAFSA or TASFA information
If you meet 1-5 above, click "Let's Get Started" below and answer the survey questions to see if you meet the financial need requirement #6. If you do, you will see the types of assistance a student may receive when they qualify for the Paydirt Promise program at UTEP.