Eligibility

Eligibility

Prospective applicants must be:

  1. A Texas resident.  (TAMS/UNT requires that an applicant be a Texas resident based on the parent or court-appointed legal guardian. Non-US citizens must provide copies of their Permanent Resident cards, and applicants who have applied for permanent residency may furnish copies of the i-797 Notice of Action reflecting application for the parent and student. Some parents and students with select visa types may also be eligible for Texas residency.)
  2. Enrolled as a traditional high-school freshman (9th grade), sophomore (10th grade), or junior (11th grade). Juniors must be from high schools located in rural and/or economically disadvantaged regions of Texas.
  3. Enrolled in or completed Algebra II or higher, having previously completed Algebra I and Geometry.

Review the Sample Application Profile before you begin your online TAMS Application Profile (only online profiles will be accepted, the Sample Preliminary Profile cannot be edited or submitted). The TAMS Application Profile refers to the 51-item online document.