TASFA for Undocumented Students

Students who are eligible to complete the TASFA can apply for state funds, if they meet all of the requirements belowFinancial aid will verify student eligibility using the completed TASFA application and supporting documentation.

State Financial Aid (TASFA) Requirements


Graduated or will graduate from a Texas public or private high school or received the equivalent of a high school diploma in Texas.


Resided in Texas for 36 months leading up to graduation from high school or receiving the equivalent of a high school diploma.


Have resided or will have resided in Texas for the 12 months prior to the census date of the semester in which the student will enroll in the college.


Sign the Affidavit of Intent to Become a Permanent Resident provided by the college that states the student has filed or will file an application to become a permanent resident at the earliest opportunity the student is eligible to do so.


(Male Students) Register for selective service. Verification of Selective Service registration can be obtained from www.sss.gov. Selective Service registration forms are readily available at the campus financial aid office, so that a student without a Social Security number can complete his registration.

Application By Aid Year

TASFA Application | Fall 2020 + Spring and Summer 2021

APPLICATION LINK: Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA) 2020-2021



To attach and submit the TASFA application, along with all other required supporting documentation, please upload all documents to the online Additional Documentation Cover Sheet Form.

The Financial Aid Office will not process incomplete applications or applications submitted without documentation. 


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Please visit www.hccs.edu/finaidcontact to learn all of the ways you can contact the Financial Aid Office.