Institutional Islander Guarantee

Resources have been dedicated to cover tuition and mandatory fees for newly enrolled Texas resident students whose Family Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) is $60,000 or less and meet other criteria.

Eligibility and Renewal Requirements

  • Must be a Texas Resident.
  • Must submit a FAFSA Application 
  • Must complete a FAFSA by the deadline of March 1st annually and be PELL Grant eligible.
  • Must be ranked in the top 25% of your class.
  • Must maintain a 2.5 GPA.
  • Must complete at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi at least 15 semester credit hours each Fall and Spring semester.
  • Will be in effect for eight consecutive semesters, fall and spring, toward the completion of the first undergraduate degree as long as you continue to meet the above-mentioned criteria
  • For more information contact the Financial Aid Office