Are You Experiencing Unexpected Financial Hardship?

Texas A&M University is committed to your success including overcoming temporary  financial hardships.   The following resources are available in time of temporary financial hardship.   

I Have Been Impacted
 By Hurricane Harvey

This assistance program has been created to assist  students who have been impacted by Hurricane Harvey. 

I am Experiencing a 
Financial Emergency

These funds have been created to assist Texas resident undergraduate students who are unable to meet essential expenses due to unforeseen hardship. 

Short-Term Loan

I need money to help me pay rent, buy food,
books or other educational related expenses
(including Aggie Rings).

Short-Term Loans (STL) must be repaid in a one to twelve-month period.    

Extenuating Family Circumstance

If you or your family are experiencing extreme changes to your personal life for financial situation (ie- loss of employment, medical expenses, separation/divorce), we may be able to adjust your financial information to reflect your current situation more accurately.

I Need Temporary Help with Paying Tuition and Fees

The Emergency Tuition and Fees Loan (ETFL) is available for this purpose

Student Assistance Services

Student Assistance Services seeks to connect Texas A&M University students with guidance, resources, and support to address a variety of personal and academic matters. 

Additional Resources

Money Education Center

Learn how to:
Budget Your Money
Repay Student Loans
Plan for Your Future and More

211 Texas Program

2-1-1 Texas, connecting people and services.


Government Assistance


Food Resources

On and off-campus food pantries are available.