Financial Aid

Welcome to The University of Tulsa Financial Aid Office website. Whether you are a prospective student or parent just learning about TU or a current student looking for answers to your financing questions, we are happy you have found us. Our programs provide support to students and families from a wide variety of socioeconomic backgrounds. As a staff, we are committed to providing personalized service to families as they work through the financing of a TU education. So please read our website. But more important, if you have questions about how to pay for a TU education, don’t hesitate to pick up the phone and call us (918-631-2526), or email us at  When sending an email, please include your student identification number.  We are here to help. 

Paying for college involves a partnership between our students, their families, and the college. We look carefully at the unique financial circumstances of every family, and offer every student the best package of support we can. While each family differs in its resources, its priorities and its attitudes toward money, TU follows policies and practices to treat families equitably in the process.

Both Work-Study and Non Work-Study Student Jobs Available

Looking for an on campus job?

Would you like to work on campus or were you awarded a Federal Work-Study position and you haven't locked in that perfect job yet? Well, there are currently positions open in many, many departments!

Check the student employment page for open positions!

Please read the following which will outline how you will receive correspondence from The University of Tulsa Office of Student Financial Services.

An email will be sent to your TU address when there are documents needed to complete your file and when your award letter is ready.

Entering freshmen or transfer students please refer to the email sent to you by the Admissions office for instructions…

Entering Graduate or Law students please follow the instructions below…

You will need to activate a TU user account and obtain your TU Username. To do this, simply visit You will be required to enter your TU Student ID number (0000000) and your last name to access your TU Username.

1- Go to
2- Click on “log in” at the top right of page
3- Enter your TU credentials
4- Click on “students” in the blue box on the right side of page
5- The Financial Aid menu will be on the left side of page
6- Click on “Financial Aid Award Letter” to read your award letter
7- Click on “Accept or Reject My Financial Aid Awards” and follow the instructions listed

Returning students please follow steps 1-7 listed above…  

For questions regarding your Award Letter please refer to "Your Financial Aid Award Book" referenced in the Award Letter.