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Apply now for Summer or Fall 2022!

For all 2022 terms, Texas State University will not require SAT or ACT test scores for students ranked in the top 75% of their high school classes for admission to the university, application to the Honors College, or for consideration for Assured and Competitive Scholarships. Additional information and updates related to COVID-19 may be found on our FAQ page.

Application Options

Submit an online application through either ApplyTexas or Coalition for College. Not sure what the deadlines or requirements are? View all applicant details below.

Freshman Students

You are a freshman applicant if you plan to attend Texas State the semester after your high school graduation (not including summer), regardless of how many dual credit or transferable college credits you’ve earned.

Steps to Apply

  1. Fill out the online application at either ApplyTexas or Coalition for College
  2. Complete an essay (optional)

  3. Send your high school transcript (mail, email or electronic service)

  4. Pay the application fee (fee waivers are available to students who qualify)

  5. Send official college transcripts (if applicable)

  6. Send your SAT or ACT scores (not required for 2022)

Priority Dates

Spring 2022

CLOSED

Summer 2022

March 1, 2022

Fall 2022

March 1, 2022

We recommend you review Freshman Admission Requirements before applying.

Transfer Students

You are a transfer applicant if you have earned transferable credit hours from a college or university and have been out of high school for at least one semester (not including summer).

Steps to Apply

  1. Fill out the online application at either ApplyTexas or Coalition for College
  2. Pay the application fee (fee waivers are available to students who qualify)

  3. Send your official college or university transcript(s)

  4. Send your high school transcript or GED certificate with scores

Priority Dates

Spring 2022

CLOSED

Summer 2022

May 1

Fall 2022

July 15

We recommend you review Transfer Admission Requirements before applying.

International Students

You are an international applicant if you’re coming to Texas State from a country outside the United States. You’re a freshman applicant if you plan to attend Texas State the semester after your high school graduation (not including summer). You’re a transfer applicant if you have completed transferable credit hours after graduating from high school.

Steps to Apply

  1. Fill out the online application at either ApplyTexas or Coalition for College

  2. Send your school documents (official transcripts and exam results, with translations if applicable)

  3. Send your test scores

  4. Await notification

Priority Dates

Spring 2022 Freshmen

CLOSED

Spring 2022 Transfers

CLOSED

Summer 2022 Freshmen

March 1

Summer 2022 Transfers

May 1

Fall 2022 Freshmen

March 1

Fall 2022 Transfers

July 15

Have Questions?

Our Admissions Counselors are here to help! Wherever you are, there is an Admissions Counselor dedicated to provide answers and assistance. Contact your counselor today!

Submitting Documents?

Complete your application by submitting all required documents by the priority date. Not sure how? Find out by clicking the button below!

Texas State’s Annual Security Reports and Fire Safety Report
We value the safety of all members of the Texas State University community at both our main campus in San Marcos, TX and separate campus in Round Rock, TX. Texas State publishes a combined Annual Security and Fire Safety Report that provides crime and fire statistics for the last three years, policy statements regarding various crime and fire safety and security measures, and descriptions of campus safety awareness and prevention programs. A paper copy of the report is available at Institutional Compliance and Ethics located at the River House, 601 University Drive, San Marcos, TX 78666 or by calling 512-245-4961 or electronically at www.clery.txstate.edu/report.