Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Incoming Freshman FAQ

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How do I request information from the Office of Admission?
What important admission and financial aid dates and deadlines should I be aware of?
What majors and degrees does Texas A&M-Kingsville offer?
How can I find out what courses are offered each semester?
Where will I find an outline of courses required for each degree?
What's there to do on campus at Texas A&M-Kingsville?
How can I contact people on campus?
What jobs are available on campus?
How do I apply for financial aid?
Where can I find information about grants and scholarships?
What is a FAFSA?

How do I request information from the Office of Admission?

You can request information by email or by calling the Office of Admission at (800) 687-6000 or (361) 593-2315 . You may also write us at the following address: Office of Admission, 700 University Blvd., MSC 116, Kingsville, TX 78363.

What important admissions and financial aid dates and deadlines should I be aware of?

Admission to Texas A&M University-Kingsville - there is not a deadline for admission, but you are strongly encouraged to submit your admission application as early as possible.

To be considered for Federal Financial Aid, please submit your financial aid paperwork prior to these priority deadline dates:
Fall - April 1
Spring - November 1
Summer - May 1

For scholarships, iincoming freshmen students should be admitted by December 15th to be considered for the Presidential Series Scholarship.  In addition, incoming freshmen should complete the Javelina Online Scholarship Application by the deadline of February 15th for all other general and departmental scholarships. Transfer students should complete the Javelina Online Scholarship Application by June 1st to be considered  for general and departmental transfer scholarships.

For registration dates, last day to add and drop classes, and other important dates in the semester, refer to the academic calendar.

What majors and degrees does Texas A&M-Kingsville offer?

Texas A&M University-Kingsville offers 47 bachelor degrees, 39 master's and six doctoral degrees in various areas of study. See the academic catalogs for more information click here.

How can I find out what courses are offered each semester?

Information about course offerings each semester is available online via Blue & Gold Connection.

Where will I find an outline of courses required for each degree?

Information about degree plans is available on each department's web pages.

Where can I find a calendar of things to do on campus at Texas A&M-Kingsville?

The Campus Calendars webpage have upcoming events on campus.

How can I contact people in the Office of Admission?

The Admission recruiters is here to answer your questions and help you with the application process. Contact us by e-mail, phone, mail-or drop into our office. We're always happy to see you. Contact Phone: (361) 593-3907 Contact Email: outreach@tamuk.edu

What jobs are available on campus?

Employment opportunities are posted online.

How do I apply for financial aid?

The process of applying for financial aid is not difficult. You must be admitted to the University and complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Students Aid (FAFSA). The Office of Student Financial Aid Services will help you complete the necessary forms to apply for financial aid and will answer all your questions.

Where can I find information about grants and scholarships?

Texas A&M-Kingsville offers many grants and scholarships. If you qualify for a grant or scholarship, these are an excellent way to finance some of your college education because they do not have to be repaid. Check out what's available online or contact the Office of Student Financial Aid Services at (361) 593-3911 or (361) 593-3031 if you have any questions about the financial aid process. You may also write to us at:

Office of Financial Aid
MSC 115
Kingsville, TX 78363

What is a FAFSA?

The FAFSA is the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. You must complete it to be considered for both federal and state financial aid in the form of grants, loans, and student employment. Forms are available from any local high school guidance office, community college, or university financial aid office. The form can also be completed online at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/. For more information, you can contact the Federal Student Aid Information Center at 1-800-4-fed-aid (1-800-433-3243) from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Eastern time).

This page was last updated on: June 17, 2014