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Application Process

  • Take the ACT or SAT college entrance exam
    • You may apply for admissions and scholarships before testing
  • Complete and submit the University admission application
    • Submit official high school transcript to the admissions office
  • Apply for the CAMP Scholarship via the University’s scholarship application
    • Select CAMP Scholarship in the Scholarship Selection screen of the application
  • Submit a one page essay describing your family background and work history
  • Submit a copy of documentation for one of the three eligibility requirements:
    • Certificate of Eligibility (COE) for Migrant Education Program
      (acquire from school district)
    • Verification of farm-worker employment status form for Seasonal Farm Work
    • Proof of participation in Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Section 167
      (acquire from program personnel)
  • Complete a free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
    • Select WTAMU (code 003665) to receive your FAFSA information

CAMP Student Profile

  • Currently identified as a migrant
  • High school transcript shows a solid academic record 
  • Obvious personal ambition and drive to improve personal circumstances
  • Proof of academic and leadership potential 
  • Limited exposure to higher education opportunities
  • Limited knowledge and information of career fields and opportunities
 

Application Deadlines

  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) opens - January 1
  • WT Scholarships and CAMP application priority deadline - February 1
  • Notification of acceptance into the CAMP program - May
  • New Student Orientation (NSO) - June-July
  • CAMP Participant Orientation - August


All documents can be submitted via mail, email or fax:

College Assistance Migrant Program 
WTAMU Box 60094
Canyon, TX  79016-0001
806-651-2351
fax: 806-651-5323

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