Student Financial Aid

Highlights

  • The Tuition Assistance Program (TAP) is funded at $1.013 billion, a decrease of approximately $61 million from last year’s enacted budget.
  • The Educational Opportunity Program (EOP) is level funded at $32.2 million.
  • The Science and Technology Entry Program (STEP) is level funded at $15.8 million. 
  • The Collegiate Science and Technology Entry Program (C-STEP) is level funded at $12 million.
  • The Liberty Partnership Program (LPP) is level funded at $18.4 million.
  • The Executive Budget extends financial aid award duration limits for those students, who, because of the pandemic, were unable to maintain satisfactory academic progress due to illness, course closure, or other special circumstances.