What is the new financial aid graduation requirement?
In 2019, the 86th Texas Legislature established a requirement for all Texas students enrolled in 12th grade during the 2021-2022 school year, must do one of the following in order to graduate:
- Complete and submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA);
- Complete and sbumit a Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA);
- Submit a signed opt-out form.
Visit your school's College Center for more information. See below to identify the College & Career Readiness Advisor at your high school.
Watch the Financial Aid Graduation Requirement video for more information.
Contact Your College & Career Readiness Center