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First Time College Students

Graduates of accredited high schools must complete the Amarillo College Application for Admission and submit an official high school transcript to the Registrar's Office. All submitted transcripts must verify high school graduation.

General Educational Development (GED) Certificate holders must complete the Amarillo College Application for Admission and submit an Official Report of Test Results or a copy of the GED Transcript to the Registrar's Office.

Persons who have not graduated from an accredited high school or earned a GED, and who are 18 years of age or older, must complete the Amarillo College Application for Admission and will be considered for admission on an individual approval basis.

Persons age 16 or 17 who are no longer attending a high school program, and who have not earned a GED, must complete the Amarillo College Application for Admission and must receive approval from the Vice President of Student Affairs. These students will be admitted as probational students and advised by the Advising Center staff. Testing will be required as a part of the admission decision. Remediation will be required if test scores indicate deficient areas.

The Texas Success Initiative (TSI) requires students entering Texas public colleges and universities to be assessed for reading, mathematics, and writing skills before they enroll in any collegiate course work for credit, unless exempt.

Mailing Information:

Registrar's Office
Amarillo College
PO Box 447
Amarillo, TX 79178


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