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Steps to checking your application status


Upon submitting an application to Tarleton State University, login information is mailed to the student. The user name is the student's University ID Number and birthdate MMDDYY.


Once you have received your password and login information click on the link to check your status at the bottom of the page and login.


After you have logged in, you will see “Processed Applications”.  Choose the admission term.


You will now be at “Application Summary.”  The Application Status will state one of the following:

  1. Decision Made – Decision will be in the following field.
  2. Incomplete items outstanding – see the list of items and find the item that does not have a Received Date. Please send these items to Tarleton State University, Box T-0350, Stephenville, TX  76402.
  3. Complete ready for review – your application is ready for review and a decision will be made.
  4. Decision Made – Please Contact Graduate Studies Office – 254-968-9104.

Please email us at if you have any problems accessing your application status.

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