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How To Apply

Applying for scholarships is a simple two-step process.
Step 1: Complete Online Application
Step 2: Submit Supplementary Materials
You should submit the following materials to complete the application process. All items should be received by the application deadline of January 2, 2018.
  • Essays. Essays A and B are required for admission and scholarship consideration. Essay C is optional but recommended. Applicants for the Terry Foundation Scholarship must complete an additional personal statement.
  • Transcripts. An official high school transcript should be submitted to the Office of Admissions. Scholarships & Financial Aid does not accept any transcripts. Visit the Additional Required Documents section of the Office of Admissions’ website for more information. All transcripts and other admission documents should be sent to:
Freshman Admissions
Texas A&M University
PO Box 30014
College Station, TX 77842-3014
 
  • SAT I or ACT Score. Test scores must be submitted prior to the application deadline. Texas A&M considers the student’s highest one-day test score. The university does not combine subject scores from different test dates (super-score). Scholarships & Financial Aid does not accept any documents. Visit Additional Required Documents section of the Office of Admissions’ website for more information.  All test scores and other admission documents should be sent to:
Freshman Admissions
Texas A&M University
PO Box 30014
College Station, TX 77842-3014

Texas A&M University’s SAT school code is 6003; the ACT code is 4198.
  • Letters of Recommendation. Letters of recommendation will not be accepted or considered for scholarships unless specifically requested by Scholarships & Financial Aid. You will be contacted directly if a letter(s) of recommendation is required.
  • Résumés. Resumes will not be accepted or considered for scholarships. You should report all campus and community activities, awards, honors, and/or employment directly on your ApplyTexas or Coalition application.
Although not required, it is highly encouraged for applicants to answer all financial related questions. Leaving any financial questions blank on the scholarship application may disqualify you from consideration for some scholarships.
DO:
  • Submit your own scholarship application. 
  • Use your full legal name.
  • Answer all questions completely, including financial questions. 
  • Provide as much information as possible – this is the time to brag on yourself!
  • Submit Essay A & B and consider submitting Essay C.
  • Submit the leadership essay for the Terry Foundation Scholarship, if applicable.
  • Submit all required admission documents (test scores, transcripts, etc.).
All admission documents should be sent to:

Freshman Admissions
Texas A&M University
PO Box 30014
College Station, TX 77842-3014

DON’T:
  • Don’t have someone else submit your scholarship application for you.
  • Don’t rush or wait until the last minute. Plan ahead and be thorough.
  • Don’t submit a resume. It will not be considered for scholarships. 
  • Don’t submit letters of recommendation unless you are asked.
  • Don’t forget to submit all required admission documents (test scores, transcripts, etc.).
All admission documents should be sent to:

Freshman Admissions
Texas A&M University
PO Box 30014
College Station, TX 77842-3014

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