University description (as per official university website)
Texas State Technical College is committed to providing students the knowledge and skills that are the basis of a world class education. The technical programs offered at TSTC are known nation-wide as delivering the science and critical thinking required for successful careers. Our academic core program provides bridges to many degrees and opportunities. Combining our technical programs with our academic core brings the life-long learning structures necessary for success in the 21st century.
TSTC faculty have the experience of applied theory so that the classroom experience goes beyond abstract calculations to give students real-life examples of how technology enhances work and life. The strength of the academic core expands the framework for educational continuity. TSTC student life builds on shared learning and fellowship. A caring staff and committed administration round out the team that makes TSTC the place to be.
It is an exciting time at TSTC. We hope you take the time to navigate our web-site and learn more about the opportunities we offer for your success. Come visit and find out why TSTC is a great choice for your education.
Welcome to the Financial Aid department at TSTC Harlingen. TSTC’s philosophy is to provide financial assistance to students who would otherwise be unable to pursue a post-secondary education.
The Financial Aid Office offers a variety of financial assistance programs to help eligible students pay their cost of attending TSTC. The money provided through these programs can be in a form of a grant, a payment for part-time employment, a loan, a scholarship, or a combination of any of these programs.
Our office takes pride in serving our students to the best of our ability. So please feel free to come by our office, located in the Student Services Building, anytime to talk with a financial aid advisor and learn how to apply. We’re here to help make your college experience as pleasant as possible.
Although an education at Texas State Technical College is reasonably priced, financial assistance is available to students. A variety of scholarships are available at each of the TSTC locations including Federal Pell Grant Program, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant Program, Federal and Texas Work-Study Program, TEXAS Grant Program, TEXAS II Grant Program, Subsidized and Unsubsidized Stafford Loans, and parent loans. Call the TSTC “Harlingen” Financial Aid office to determine how we can help you or visit our Financial Assistance page on this site.