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Tarleton State University - Distinguished High School Partnership Program

Tarleton State University Distinguished High School Partnership Program

The Distinguished High School Partners Program ensures that some of the brightest students in Texas can have a high-quality university experience, and that excites us. These partnerships are the next step in strengthening our relationships with area school districts.

Tarleton President Dr. James Hurley

Program Overview

  • automatic admission for the top 50% of Godley High School graduates
  • enhanced scholarships through the President’s Guaranteed Scholarship Program
  • application fee waiver for those who may qualify
  • individual support from Tarleton team to ensure student success

President’s Guaranteed Scholarship Program

  • The President’s Guaranteed Scholarship Program aligns with the 120-year vision of Tarleton’s founder and benefactor to provide a high-quality university education to students who otherwise might not have the chance. Tarleton State University will guarantee scholarship levels to entering first-time freshmen who graduate in the top 50 percent of their high school class.
  • Students from a Distinguished High School Partner school are eligible for a larger scholarship award level as indicated in the table below. In order to be considered, students must complete the General Scholarship Application and submit SAT/ACT scores if applicable. Awards will be divided between fall and spring semesters based on full-time enrollment and be renewable for up to 4 years with satisfactory academic progress