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Fall 2022 Deadlines

Item DueDate
First Date to Submit ApplicationAugust 18
Fall Application DeadlineOctober 17
Deadline for Departmental Screening VerificationDecember 9
Deadline for Transfer Grades, Grade Changes, or Any Other RequirementDecember 16
Council Votes and Admission Offers sent by EmailJanuary 10

Spring 2023 Deadlines

Item DueDate
First Date to Submit ApplicationJanuary 12
Spring Application DeadlineFebruary 15
Deadline for Departmental Screening VerificationMay 12
Deadline for Transfer Grades, Grade Changes, or Any Other RequirementMay 19
Council Votes and Admission Offers sent by EmailMay 26

Summer 2023 Deadlines

Item DueDate
First Date to Submit ApplicationMay 26
Summer Application DeadlineJuly 3
Deadline for Departmental Screening VerificationAug 11
Deadline for Transfer Grades, Grade Changes, or Any Other RequirementAug 18
Council Votes and Admission Offers sent by EmailAug 22 estimate

Steps to Apply / Applications

For Interdisciplinary Studies / Elementary: EC-6, 4-8, Special Education

Applications will be accepted by email or in-person in Math 101. Digital signatures are acceptable.

  1. Contact your advisor/mentor to set up an appointment to complete your application.
  2. Make sure all transfer work is showing on your Tarleton transcript.
  3. Follow all departmental instructions for your departmental screening.
  4. When you meet with your mentor, make sure your mentor signs your checklist, and acknowledgements form.
  5. Email to [email protected] or bring the rest of the application to Room 101 of the Math Building or if you are at the Fort Worth or Waco location, please check with your advisor/mentor for instructions on where to submit early to have them mailed to the Stephenville campus before the deadline. Applications will not be accepted late.

Even though it is not part of the application, please review your certificate plan.

For Secondary/All Level: 6-12 Ag Food & Nat Resources, 7-12 Certificates, All Level Art, Music, PE, Spanish, Theatre (All Level Special Ed uses the Elementary Application)

Applications will be accepted by email or in-person in Math 101. Digital signatures are acceptable.

  1. Contact your advisor/mentor and make any necessary arrangements to complete the departmental screening.
  2. Complete the Secondary / All-Level Application packet
  3. Use your transcript or Degree Evaluation to complete your certificate plan. You must include Ds and Fs that drop to the bottom.
  4. When you meet with your departmental advisor, make sure your advisor signs your checklist and certificate plan, completes the verification of successful completion of departmental screening form or makes arrangements to complete it at a later date, and completes any necessary substitution forms.
  5. Email to [email protected] or bring your completed application, certificate plan, and departmental screening form (if ready) to Room 101 of the Math Building. Please do not wait until the deadline day.

Important Reminders

  • The official channel for University communication is a student’s go.tarleton.edu email account. Students should expect all correspondence to be conducted through this method.
  • Beginning with Summer 2017 applications, students admitted into the Teacher Education Program will be charged a TEA ASEP Technology Fee in addition to the $35 application fee. The application fee is charged each time a student makes application; the TEA ASEO Technology fee is only charged at the point of admission.