Admission Requirements

If you are from a private school in Texas, out of state, or were unable to complete the recommended curriculum due to other circumstances you may request an exemption by completing and returning one of the following two forms.

  1. For students who became high school freshmen before 2007-2008
  2. For students who became high school freshmen in 2007-2009 and thereafter

First Time Freshmen

Texas A&M University-Kingsville adheres to high standards of academic excellence and admits students in accordance with their level of academic preparation. Find out more about the kind of admission requirements Texas A&M University-Kingsville adheres to.


The university will allow credit for work done at other institutions that are fully approved by the appropriate regional accrediting agency. Students from other colleges seeking admission must present evidence of honorable dismissal and official transcripts of their entire college history.


A primary objective of graduate study is to develop habits of independent scholarship. The quality of work expected from a graduate student differs from that of an undergraduate. Read more about the admission standards for graduate study here.


With students from more than 43 countries, Texas A&M University-Kingsville seeks to provide quality undergraduate and graduate programs for students of all ages.