To be considered for TAMS you must:
- Apply between July 31, 2018 and February 9, 2019 (Music students must apply between July 31, 2018 and December 8, 2018.)
- Be a Texas resident. *
- Be a high-school sophomore (10th grade). In rare cases, competitive 9th graders may be considered, but 10th graders retain priority.
- Complete Geometry, Algebra I, and Algebra II by the end of your sophomore year.
* For non-US citizens, TAMS requires green cards and Texas residency status. Residency is based upon the parent or court-appointed legal guardian. Non-US citizens must provide copies of their Permanent Resident (green) cards. Applicants who have applied for Permanent Residency may furnish copies of the i-797 Notice of Action reflecting application for the parent and TAMS applicant. Some parents and applicants with select visa types may also be eligible for Texas Residency.