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The Program to Acclimate Students to Scholastics (PASS) is designed to serve as a Summer Intensive Program to ease the transition from high school into University life for those students who have been selected to participate. The students eligible must be granted regular admission status to Tarleton State University and be willing to attend the Summer II 2015 semester, Texan Orientation, & Duck Camp. PASS provides funding for a participant to enroll in a for-credit college class, room & board and registration for Duck Camp as recommended by the PASS selection committee. Textbooks will be provided as part of the PASS Program and they will have to be returned to The Center for Academic Readiness and Success at the conclusion of the Summer session. For Fall 2015, the PASS participants must be eligible for full admission to Tarleton State University. Priority consideration will be given to those students who:

  • Have regular admission status;
  • Complete the FAFSA and qualify for Pell grant support;
  • Are first-generation students, for whom neither parent or legal guardian has graduated from a 4-year college or university; and
  • Have not enrolled in college level course work since high school graduation.

For more information contact:

Diane Rodriguez
The Center for Academic Readiness and Success Coordinator

Tarleton State University
The Center for Academic Readiness and Success
T-Box 0700
Stephenville, TX 76402

Thompson Student Center, Rm 15

  • PASS Application 2015 (Will reopen in Fall 2015)