Admission Requirements

We begin reviewing your file once we've received all of your items. We'll mail you our decision in about a week or two.

Freshman Students
  • A GPA of 2.5 or above on a 4.0 scale
  • SAT score of at least 920 (We only take critical reading and math scores) or an ACT score of 19

Class Units You'll Need

  • English: 4
  • Mathematics: 4
  • Social Sciences (includes 1 unit of American history): 3.5
  • Natural Science: 3
  • Foreign language: 2
  • Electives: 8
  • Vocational Units (non-academic): No more than 2
GED Requirements

If you did not graduate from high school, you'll need an average score of 500 on the GED exam. Once you've taken the test, mail a copy of the GED certificate and the official report of test with your application.

Office of Admission
Texas Wesleyan University
1201 Wesleyan St.
Fort Worth, Texas 76105

Under 25? You'll still need to take the SAT or ACT and have a 2.5 GPA. Over 25? You'll need to take the THEA test. Contact Kayela Jenkins at 682-478-8605 or kmjenkins@txwes.edu to schedule a test date.

What If I Don't Meet the Criteria?

If you don't meet the requirements, you can be reviewed by the Committee on Admissions, Scholarships and Financial Aid. If you're reviewed, you may:               

  • Write a personal essay
  • Submit letters of recommendation
  • Have a personal interview
  • Or other criteria

 You may be chosen if you demonstrate evidence of potential success.

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Admissions Office

Phone: 817-531-4422                  
Toll Free: 800-580-8980                  
Fax: 817-531-7515                  
Email: admissions@txwes.edu

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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