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Highest Ranking High School Scholar

General Information

  • Waives tuition for two regular semesters for highest ranking graduate from accredited Texas high school.

Eligibility: See Texas Education Code SECTION 54.301 and 51.9095.

Required Documentation

  • Certificate issue by Texas Education Agency (TEA)


  • Must be used the first regular session immediately following their graduation. An exemption may be granted for any of the first four regular sessions when, in the opinion of the university president, the situation warrants special consideration, such as in the case of military duty.

Tuition, Fees and Charges

  • Waived Items:
    • Designated Tuition

Authorizing Department(s)

  • Scholarship Office

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