How to Apply: Freshman
Ready to apply?
In order for your application to be considered complete, and for an admission decision to be made, it must consist of the following items. It is important that you submit all documentation before the priority date for full consideration.
In addition to submitting a complete application, students must meet college readiness standards through the completion of a high school graduation program or equivalent or through SAT or ACT score benchmarks. For more information, visit our State of Texas Uniform Admission Policy web page.
Complete an essay (optional)
Choose one essay from topics A, B, or C. (While we do not require an essay for admission, we highly recommend that you submit one.)
Send your high school transcript
Your high school's counseling office can send your official transcript directly to us. Ask your guidance counselor for assistance. (Transcript must include your class rank or a statement from your school that says it does not rank.)
Pay the application fee or receive a fee waiver
Pay your non-refundable $75 application fee. Fee waivers are available to students who qualify based on need.
Send college transcripts (if applicable)
If you have completed or are taking any dual credit or dual enrollment college courses, send us your official transcript(s).
Limited Access Programs
Learn more about additional admission requirements for any degree program in the McCoy College of Business.
Also, there are some majors that require you to start as a "pre-major" and/or meet specific program entry requirements to be admitted to that major or accepted into that degree program.
Learn more about admissions priority dates.