The following steps to admissions are for Texas State Technical College North Texas Center in Red Oak campus ONLY.
At Texas State Technical College, we work hard to make every student's admissions process as smooth as possible. Please read carefully through the following 8 steps to begin:
Complete the Admissions Application
Apply online - It's quick and easy! You can also download an application, or request a printed application by calling the Admissions Office at 972-617-4040. Along with the online, downloaded or printed application, please submit the following forms to the Admissions Office at TSTC North Texas or mail to PO Box 1499, Red Oak, TX 75154:
Submit an Official High School Transcript or GED Diploma
Submit an official high school transcript or your GED diploma to the Admissions Office, if you have not previously attended college. The high school transcript must be an official transcript - imprinted with the school's seal and delivered in a sealed envelope. If you received your GED in Texas and need an official certificate/transcript, call the Texas Education Agency (TEA) at 512.463.9292 or visit https://bass.tea.state.tx.us/Tea.GEDi.Web/Forms/CertificateSearch.aspx to purchase and print a copy (*Please note there is a $5 fee)
Submit an Official College Transcript from Each College Attended
Submit a college transcript from all previously attended colleges to the Admissions Office. The college transcript(s) must be an official transcript - imprinted with the college's seal and delivered in a sealed envelope.
Complete the Applications for Financial Aid/Sponsorship
COMPLETE FINANCIAL AID APPLICATIONS EARLY! The "Free Application for Federal Student Aid" can be found at fafsa.ed.gov. We recommend that you apply at least four months prior to registration. If you are applying for federal financial aid, including the Pell grant and other financial aid, complete the "Free Application for Federal Student Aid" (FAFSA) and submit it to the federal processor. Contact the Financial Aid Office or visit their webpage for more information on other grants, scholarships, student loans or sponsoring agencies such as WIA or DARS. Veterans: For more information about GI Bill benefits, please visit http://www.gibill.va.gov For information about the Hazelwood Act, please visit http://www.tvc.texas.gov/Hazlewood-Act.aspx Please contact Tara Monk, Director of Student Services, at 972-617-4729 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org to submit the required paperwork to receive your VA benefits.
Register and Pay for Classes
After completing the above steps, all new students are required to meet with their faculty advisor to register for classes. Students are billed for the current semester expenses (tuition, fees, etc.) at the time of registration and payment is due prior to the first class day. If payments are not made by the deadline, students will be dropped from their courses. Payment plans are available. For more information, contact Loren Moulton in the admissions office, Room 550.
TSTC Student ID & Parking Pass
At the time of registration, you will receive your ID card and vehicle parking pass. All TSTC North Texas students are required to have their TSTC ID card displayed at all times.
If you need assistance or have questions, please contact Tara Monk in Student Services at 972-617-4729 or by email at email@example.com or visit the Office of Admissions in Room 550.