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ASU Emergency Aid Application

Angelo State University has funds to assist students that are experiencing a financial hardship from an unexpected event that would prevent them from attending or completing their coursework towards their degree at ASU. 

Expenses that may be considered include, but are not limited to:

  • Overdue rent and utilities (must be in student’s name)
  • Medication/Prescriptions
  • Eye exam, glasses or contacts
  • Car repairs
  • Replacement of belongings lost in a fire or natural disaster
  • Safety related needs (i.e. changing locks, short term emergency shelter)


  • Currently enrolled as a degree seeking undergraduate or graduate student at ASU
  • Have experienced a financial emergency as a result of an unplanned event

 Some examples of what will not be considered for Emergency Aid:

  • Study abroad expenses
  • Parking tickets and other university-imposed fines
  • Tuition
  • Books or class supplies
  • Non-emergency expenses
  • Non-essential utilities
  • Anticipated expenses, such as credit card payments
  • Expenses incurred due to money mismanagement

 Important information:

  • Students may apply for Emergency Aid as many times during the academic year (fall, spring and summer) as needed; however, Emergency Aid will only be awarded up to a maximum amount of $500 per academic year.
  • Awards through this program may affect federal aid eligibility and/or calculation of need. 
  • Incomplete applications or failure to provide documentation will result in an immediate denial of your request.
  • The Emergency Aid committee will review your student records,  this includes but is not limited to :  Existing financial aid/scholarship awards, GPA etc.
  • Decisions made by the ASU Emergency Aid Committee are final and will be communicated to the applicant by phone and in email to their ASU email address.

All fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required.

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Enter your last name, first name
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Please enter the phone number that the committee can reach you should they have questions or to discuss their decision.
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The EA Committee needs as much information from you about your request. If you do not provide sufficient information, it would delay the review of your request.
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Maximum amount allowed is $500.
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Maximum Award Amount*
Emergency Aid awards cannot exceed $500.
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Select what expenses you are requesting.*
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Should your EA application be approved, it can take up to 5-7 business days for you to receive the funds.