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The University of Texas at Arlington

The Educational Talent Search Programs at UT Arlington provide free college, career and financial aid information to over 1,000 junior high and high school students each year. Talent Search identifies and selects students who demonstrate the potential for post-secondary enrollment and provides them with the motivation and support to enroll in a program of post-secondary education (college, university, technical or vocational school) after high school graduation.

Who Can Join Talent Search?

Schools Served: Bailey, Carter, Gunn, Workman Junior Highs, and Arlington HS, Sam Houston HS.

How to Join the Program:

1. Complete the student and parent application. Please make sure to include GPA, SS #, household income and signatures. Incomplete applications will be returned.

2. Submit application.

Mail to: University of Texas at Arlington
TRIO Talent Search
Box 19356
Arlington, TX 76019


Fax to: (817)272-0349


Email to: or

3. Wait for a letter of acceptance or denial, which you should receive within two or three weeks.

4. If accepted, contact your assigned advisor to set up an appointment. You may call the main office at 817-272-0348 to find out who your advisor is.

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