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How to Become a T3 Scholar at UNT Dallas

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T3 Program Benefits at UNT Dallas

By attending this partner university, T3 Scholars receive the following benefits and support to help you to and through your postsecondary journey:

  • Last Dollar Tuition-Only Scholarships: All eligible T3 Scholars with a family income of $65,000 or less receive a “last dollar” tuition-only scholarship to UNT Dallas for up to 8 consecutive semesters or the completion of a degree. This scholarship covers any remaining tuition costs after all Pell grants and/or other federal, state, or institutional aid have been applied. Funding is limited so be sure to apply early!
  • First Dollar Scholarships: All income eligible T3 Scholars will receive a "first dollar" scholarship of $500 per year to assist with books or other academic-related expenses. Check out the scholarships page for the details.
  • Onboarding Program: Required for scholars attending a partner college/university, there are 2 components to the T3 Onboarding Program to complete before your first semester. You will hear directly from UNT Dallas about Orientation.
  • College Persistence Coaching + Resources: If you need additional guidance throughout your time at UNT Dallas, one-on-one and group advising and support will be available to T3 Scholars to ensure you are successful. You also have access to T3 Connect, a virtual platform to network, stay connected and informed, and engage with community mentors.

Did you know? The admission application fee to UNTD is waived for all Fort Worth ISD students with automatic admission for those graduating in the top 30% of their respective class. UNTD is currently the only T3 partner option located in Dallas offering a value-based education accompanied by innovative, high-quality academic programs that include opportunities for rich experiential learning.

T3 Scholarships at UNT Dallas

Fast Facts + Resources

Here's what you need to know:

  • If scholars do not meet income requirements for T3 scholarships, they are still eligible for other program supports
  • Last Dollar Scholarships are funded, administered and disbursed by the partner university
  • If eligible for a Last Dollar award, your financial aid offer letter will say "T3 Last Dollar Scholarship" and the amount will vary depending on your tuition gap after all other state, federal and/or institutional aid have been applied
  • First Dollar Scholarships are funded, administered and disbursed directly by T3

Continued Eligibility:

  • Register for a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester (fall and spring) We recommend you register for 15 credit hours in the event you need to drop a class
  • Complete and submit your FAFSA/TASFA each year by the program deadline
  • Maintain a cumulative 2.0 GPA to remain eligible for all T3 scholarships (learn more about the University's Academic Satisfactory Progress (SAP) requirements)
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Interested in transferring from TCC to UNT Dallas?

With competitive scholarships, check out the transfer application requirements and other resources.

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Mission Statement

UNT Dallas empowers students, transforms lives, strengthens communities. ”

— Founded in 2000


Fastest growing public university in Texas


Of student body identifies as minority


Student to faculty ratio


Public university for lowest student debt in the Nation (U.S. News and World Report)


In Texas for serving first-generation students (Scholar Shot)


In the U.S. for Best Human Resources Program (

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