Dedicated to empowering Roadrunners with a history of foster care.
The Fostering Educational Success Center is a space dedicated for Roadrunners with a history of foster care. We work with new and continuing students who receive the Tuition and Fee Waiver to provide you with the support you need to be academically successful. Some of the exciting ways you can benefit from plugging into the FESC include:
Due to COVID-19, the FESC self-care pantry is open on a limited basis. Contact your Campus Coach to schedule an appoint to access our pantry. You may also access the Roadrunner Pantry in the Student Union as an alternative resource. Please visit the Roadrunner Pantry website for more information.
- Macaroni and Cheese
- Oatmeal and granola bars
- Shampoo and Conditioner
- Body wash
- Feminine hygiene products
- Paper plates and plasticware
- Pens and pencils
- Notebook paper
Emergency Funds are available to access remotely during COVID-19 provisions.
- Housing (including rental arrears)
- Utilities (including arrears)
- Vehicle costs and maintenance
- Medical expenses
Tuition and Fee Waiver
Students with a history of foster care attending UTSA may be eligible to receive a Tuition and Fee Waiver from DFPS.
Eligibility: To see if you may be eligible for the waiver, please click here to view the list of DFPS requirements
Next Steps: If you already have a copy of your waiver, please submit it to UTSA by clicking “Submit Tuition and Fee Waiver”
Note: You will only submit your waiver once before starting your first semester at UTSA and it will carry forward as you remain enrolled.
Questions: If you have any questions about your eligibility for the waiver or what to do once you’ve secured it, please contact your Campus Coach for support!Submit Tuition and Fee Waiver