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Veterans Admission

Texas State University is proud to have been ranked the #1 Military Friendly®: Top 10 School among Tier 2 Research Institutions for 2018, designated a Top Military-Friendly University by Military Advanced Education (MAE) in its 2018 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities and ranked 35th in the nation in the Military Times Best for Vets: Colleges 2018.


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The Office of Undergraduate Admissions welcomes inquiries from interested military veterans. If you are in need of additional guidance regarding the admission process, contact Jaclyn Tirres for assistance.

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Military Credit

The Office of Undergraduate Admissions evaluates all post-secondary course work, including that which was earned in the military. However, not all military credit is used in making an admission decision. Learn more about how your credits will transfer and what is considered for admission.

It is the student's responsibility to obtain and submit the proper forms to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions by the appropriate priority date.

In accordance with Education Code Section 51.3042, an eligible former member of the armed forces admitted as an undergraduate student or readmitted as an undergraduate student will be given course credit for all physical education courses Texas State requires for an undergraduate and for additional semester credit hours, not to exceed 12, to satisfy any elective course requirements for the student’s degree program for courses outside the student’s major or minor.

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Submit all official transcripts and forms to:
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Richard A. Castro Undergraduate Admissions Center
429 N. Guadalupe St.
San Marcos, TX 78666


Information on veterans' benefits and services—including the GI Bill, Hazlewood and the certification process—is available at Veterans Affairs. On-campus and off-campus academiccareer and wellness resources are available to Bobcat student-vets, including

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