When applying to Texas State, your overall academic record is the most important part of your application, but we'll also look at what you've done outside the classroom. Look at our freshman admission requirements to learn what it takes to become a Bobcat.
The deadline for completing freshman applications for Fall 2020 admission has been extended
Applications and supporting documents will now be accepted through August 1, 2020 (June 1, 2020, for international freshmen). For additional updates related to COVID-19, visit our FAQ page.
Ready to Apply?
To complete your application, make sure you follow each of the steps below. It is important that you submit all documentation before the priority date for full consideration.
Upcoming Priority Dates
|Summer 2020||Fall 2020||Spring 2021|
Summer 2020March 1, 2020*
Fall 2020August 1, 2020 (extended)
Spring 2021Application Opens Soon!
*Applications are still being accepted on a space-available basis.
Fill out an online Application for Admission
Freshman applications are available at ApplyTexas or Coalition for College. It is important to fill out all sections of the application completely. Need help? Check out the ApplyTexas Help Page or connect with the Coalition HelpDesk for assistance.
Send your high school transcript
Your high school's counseling office can send your transcript directly to us. Ask your school counselor for assistance. Your transcript must include your class rank or a statement from your school that says it does not rank.
NOTE: Copies are currently being accepted by email.
Pay the application fee (Eligible students may receive a fee waiver)
Pay your nonrefundable $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).