The applying for TCU’s Class of 2026 opens Sunday, Aug. 1, and candidates have
a brand new possibility for deciding when and how one can apply. The college added a second early
determination spherical, permitting those that apply by Feb. 1 to obtain a binding determination by
Senior Admission Counselor Dalton Goodier explains TCU’s admission rounds and what
choices candidates ought to weigh in deciding when to use:
What are the completely different utility deadlines?
TCU has 4 completely different deadlines unfold throughout two dates. Our Early Motion and Early
Resolution purposes are due Nov. 1, whereas Common Resolution and Early Resolution II
will each be due Feb. 1.
How early ought to I apply?
Typically talking, making use of earlier is healthier merely since you get your determination
earlier. Our Early Motion and Early Resolution candidates will hear again from TCU by
Jan. 1, so you may get a head begin on weighing your monetary support choices, narrowing
down your checklist of colleges or filling your closet with purple!
Typically, college students will inform us they’re ready to use later in order that they have an opportunity
to carry up their grades or take one other standardized check. (Keep in mind, TCU is check non-compulsory via 2023). Whereas this makes intuitive sense, it’s often nonetheless greatest to use earlier if
you possibly can. If a pupil’s grades are really borderline for admission, we’ll ask for
their fall grades earlier than making a last determination anyway. Due to this, making use of
earlier will be helpful, however we received’t ever let that damage your utility.
What’s Early Resolution?
Early Resolution is a distinct kind of utility as a result of it features a contract that
you, your college counselor and guardian all signal that primarily states that you just’re
committing to coming to TCU when you’re admitted.
It is a nice transfer for college kids who’re utterly, 100% all about TCU. If the physician
was carrying purple scrubs once you have been born, in case your favourite workforce to play with in
NCAA ’14 has been TCU because you have been 9 or when you noticed a Horned Frog the primary time
you went to the zoo and thought it was the good animal you’ve ever seen—Early Resolution
is likely to be the fitting transfer for you!
You will need to notice that, when you apply Early Resolution, you’re making that binding
dedication earlier than you hear again about any educational scholarships or need-based support
you may obtain. In the event you love TCU however know that value goes to be a giant issue
in your determination, there are different methods to show your curiosity to us. Contact
your counselor you probably have questions on Early Resolution and we’ll be blissful to assist!
What’s the advantage of making use of Early Resolution?
TCU locations a lot worth on our sense of group and the relationships that make
the college particular, so we actually need these college students who’ve tons of faculty spirit
and love the college to have each alternative to develop into Horned Frogs. As a result of
of this, we’ll primarily give some bonus factors to college students who apply to one in all
our Early Resolution deadlines.
This generally is a nice possibility when you don’t fairly hit a number of the educational metrics in
our enrolled pupil profile. If TCU is your undisputed best choice and you understand it’s
a superb match for you academically, socially, financially and spiritually, then an Early
Resolution utility will assist make you much more admissible to TCU than you already
How can I resolve between Early Resolution and Early Resolution II?
Aside from having a distinct deadline, Early Resolution II is precisely the identical as Early
Resolution. It’s a possibility for college kids who heard about TCU later within the course of
or who weren’t capable of apply Early Resolution by Nov. 1 to nonetheless apply underneath that binding
settlement if they want. Ask your counselor you probably have questions on which
deadline is likely to be greatest for you and your loved ones.
We hope this info is useful for you and that you just really feel extra assured making use of
to varsity now! That mentioned, please attain out to your admission counselor you probably have
every other questions. We’re right here to assist and need to ensure you have all the knowledge
you want! In the event you don’t know who your counselor is, you’ll find out right here.