Texas Uniform Admissions Policy
Top 10% Rule
Top 25% Admission
Students who graduate in the top 10% of their class at a recognized public or private high school in Texas (or one operated by the U.S. Department of Defense) may qualify for automatic admission to public universities* in Texas through the Top 10% Rule.
Some public universities will automatically accept students who graduate in the top 25% of their class. Others require specific ACT or SAT scores in addition to graduating in the top 25%.
*Except UT Austin. Click here.
Check the Admissions page of a particular institution for specifics.
Be a Texas resident or eligible for resident tuition.
All required documents must be received by the institution by the application deadline
Enroll in college no more than two years after graduating from high school
Click here for a list of public universities in Texas
Fit: How your academic profile fits the college or university
Match: How the college or university matches your needs
Grade Point Average (GPA)
What classes you took in high school
Do they have the subject you want to study?
What kind of sports/clubs/events do they have?
Where is it?
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