Top 50% of SHS Graduates Can Receive Automatic Admission to Tarleton State University

May 18, 2023


A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between Sanger Independent School District and Tarleton State University granting the top 50% of SHS graduates automatic admission to their institution. 


Known as the Distinguished High School Partnership Program, SHS students who graduate in the Top 50% of their class will also receive a $1,000 scholarship towards their Tarleton tuition.


Tarleton is just the latest university to partner with Sanger ISD in making a college education more accessible. In addition to the Top 10% of graduating seniors receiving automatic admission to most universities in the state, the University of North Texas and Texas Woman’s University also have MOU’s with Sanger ISD to grant graduates in the top 20% and 30% (respectively) of their class admission. 


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