Nursing Faculty Loan Repayment Assistance Program

The purpose of the Nursing Faculty Loan Repayment Assistance Program is to improve access to nursing education programs by encouraging qualified nurses to serve as faculty at eligible institutions of higher education.

For more information, review Title 19 of the Texas Administrative Code (TAC), Chapter 23, Subchapter G.

To speak to a Customer Service Representative regarding loan repayment programs, call 833-597-0454, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST.

Online Inquiries: CONTACT US (select “Financial Aid Question” as the Contact Reason) 

 

How to Apply

The deadline to apply for the 2021-22 academic year is August 5, 2022

Please use one of the following internet browsers: Edge, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari. 

To complete an application:

  1. Create an account by going to CBPass at https://www1.highered.texas.gov/cbpass/.
  2. Click on the Create one now! hyperlink and complete the "New User Registration".

 

After your CBPass account is created, login and complete the following: 

  1. Click on the My Access tab.
  2. Click on the Click to Request Access to another application hyperlink and select "Loan Repayment Programs" from the list of applications.
  3. In the Loan Repayment Programs portal, select the "Nursing Faculty Loan Repayment Assistance Program".

 

Eligibility Requirements

To receive loan repayment assistance, a nurse must meet the following requirements: 

 

Award Amount

 

Eligible Loans

The following requirements apply for a loan to be eligible for repayment through this program: 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is considered full-time? 
The individual institution determines what is considered full-time employment as a member of the nursing faculty.

What is the service period? 
The service period is a minimum of nine months of a 12-month academic year.

When will I receive my award? 
The annual award will be mailed to the lender after you have completed each year of service and all required documentation has been received and reviewed.