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Bound for Success

Grand Prairie ISD

If you're a student in Grand Prairie ISD you're eligible to participate in the Bound for Success program starting in your junior year and continuing through your high school graduation.

You'll be offered admission to UTA based on the following criteria:

Admission CategoriesClass RankMinimum Test ScoreAdditional Requirements
Unconditional admission for the fall after high school graduation Top 25% No minimum Meet TSI Requirements
Unconditional admission for the fall after high school graduation Second Quarter *1130 SAT or 22 ACT Meet TSI Requirements
Provisional admissions (6-hour maximum for the summer after high school graduation) Second Quarter *980 SAT or 19 ACT Meet TSI Requirements
Delayed admission to UTA for the spring after completing your first semester at TCC or DCCCD 2nd or 3rd Quarter Not applicable  **12 specific core curriculum credits from TCC or DCCCD with a 3.0 GPA
Delayed admission to UTA for the fall after completing your first year at TCC or DCCCD 4th Quarter Not applicable  **24 specific core curriculum credits from TCC or DCCCD with a 2.5 GPA

*Evidence-Based Reading and Writing + Math scores on the redesigned SAT. For minimum SAT scores for the old SAT test, consult with your UTA admission counselor.

**Credits are determined by UTA. Please ask your UTA admission counselor.

School Information

See information about your school including your counselor's name, visit days, and more below. 

SchoolCounselorDays*TimeLocation
Fine Arts Academy Gabriella Jimenez Mondays 12-4 p.m. College & Career Center
Dubiski Career High School Gabriella Jimenez Thursdays 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. College & Career Center
Grand Prairie Collegiate Kasey Wells Every other Monday 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. College & Career Center
Grand Prairie High School Gabriella Jimenez
Tues-Weds 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. College & Career Center
South Grand Prairie Kasey Wells Tues-Thurs 7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. College & Career Center
Young Women's Leadership Academy Kasey Wells Every other Monday 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. College & Career Center

*Check with your counselor for exact dates. Dates are subject to change based on holidays, teacher in-service, or school closures.