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.
Apply for Spring, Summer and Fall 2021 now!
For all 2021 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.
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
|Spring 2021||Summer 2021||Fall 2021|
Spring 2021November 15, 2020
Summer 2021March 1, 2021
Fall 2021March 1, 2021
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).