You must be one of the following to receive federal student aid:
If you are not in one of these categories, you must be an eligible noncitizen, and you must have an Arrival-Departure Record (I-94) from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) showing one of the following designations:
If you have only a Notice of Approval to Apply for Permanent Residence (I-171 or I-464), you are not eligible for federal student aid.
If you are in the United States on certain visas, including an F1 or F2 student visa or on a J1 or J2 exchange visitor visa only, you are not eligible for federal student aid. Also, persons with G series visas (pertaining to international organizations) are not eligible.
TASFA/Senate Bill 1528 for Texas residents.
International students can apply for a private loan that may require a U.S. (creditworthy) cosigner.
SCHOLARSHIPS (Foreign LL.M. Students)
For possible funding sources, check:
LOANS FOR FOREIGN JD & LL.M Students:
University of Houston Law Center
Financial Aid & Scholarship Office
4604 Calhoun Road
Houston, Texas 77204-6060
School code 003652