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 application period for the 2021-2022 academic year will open at the beginning of April 2022.  


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.

Can I receive payment for part-time service?
No. A recipient must be a full-time faculty member to be considered for loan repayment assistance.

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 award will be sent to your lender(s) after we receive and review your end-of-service period payment application and employment verification forms.