Lamar University

Eligibility Requirements

  • Complete a FAFSA and submit all Financial Aid documents by February 1st of each year
  • Be a degree-seeking, in-state, undergraduate student eligible for Texas in-state tuition  
  • Be a dependent student per Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Dependency Requirements
  • Have a Household Adjusted Gross Income (per IRS regulations) of no more than $25,000
  • Enroll as a full-time Lamar University student (12 or more semester credit hours)
  • Be within the program eligibility limit of four academic years (or three years, if a transfer student)
  • Be eligible for full federal Pell grant award.  (Partial Pell amounts awarded under the Pell Grant 150% rule do not establish eligibility for Promise funding)
  • Be meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress

Lamar Promise Program

Lamar University