Applying to College

  • College Admissions Information:


    Colleges Offering Free Tuition

    Senior Year Timeline and Steps to Apply to College

    • The senior timeline provides you with items to complete for college each month of your senior year.
    • The Steps to Apply to College provide you with step by step instructions to apply to college.


    Application Types:

    Check the college's website to find out what type of application you need to submit.

    • The most common are Apply Texas, the Common Application or the college will have their own application that you access on their website. 



    The Common Application


    Types of Admission Options 



    • All colleges have different deadlines, so please check your specific schools for their deadlines and requirements.
    • Submit your application at least three weeks before the deadline.
      • You will gain access to a student portal with the school after submitting your application, so that you can track that any other required documents are received on time. 


    Helpful College Application Reminders:

    • See the Steps to Apply to College document listed above for important college application information and reminders. 


    Financial Aid, FAFSA and Scholarship Information