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Cash & Tuition Loans
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UT Austin offers two types of short-term loans — Emergency Cash loans and Tuition loans — which can be borrowed online from the Student Accounts Receivable to help students meet immediate needs.

What you should know about borrowing an online Emergency Cash loan.
  • High assurance UT EID and password are required.
  • Minimum half-time enrollment as defined in the University's General Information Catalog is required.
  • Borrowing is limited to $500.
  • All University debts are current and not past due.
  • No Emergency Cash loan currently unpaid and none borrowed within the past 30-days.
  • All loans are due in 30-days; refer to SAR for other terms and conditions regarding repayment, interest rate, and late penalties.
  • Misuse of University accounting services such as bouncing checks or excessive borrowing of Emergency Cash loans can result in an administrative block on your future access to the system.
>APPLY ONLINE  UT EID Required!
What you should know about borrowing an online Tuition loan.
  • High assurance UT EID and password are required.
  • Minimum half-time enrollment as defined in the University's General Information Catalog is required.
  • Borrowing is limited to the current tuition bill. Non-residents may only borrow the first installment (or 50%) of their tuition bill.
  • All University debts are current and not past due.
  • No Tuition loan currently unpaid.
  • All loans are due in 30-90 days dependent upon date borrowed; refer to SAR for other terms and conditions regarding repayment, interest rate, and late penalties.
  • Misuse of University accounting services such as bouncing checks or excessive borrowing of Emergency Cash loans can result in an administrative block on your future access to the system.
>APPLY ONLINE  UT EID Required!

To learn more about these loan options, go to Tuition/Cash Loans (Institutional).