Eligibility, Benefits & Application Process

Your journey to apply for CAMP: 

Complete and submit the University admission application

Complete and submit the CAMP application

Complete and submit a free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)


Who is eligible? 

To be eligible for CAMP, you must:

  • Be a first year freshman attending WT
  • Be a U.S. citizen or legal resident
  • Demonstrate that migrant or seasonal farm work is your family's primary source of income

You must have a Certificate of Eligibility (COE) on file with your high school, or you, your parents or guardians must have engaged in migrant or seasonal farm work for a minimum of 75 days in the last 24 months and provide a copy of the Verification of Farm-Worker


  • Early outreach and pre-admission services
  • Up to $4,000 in financial assistance
  • Academic advising, tutoring, and life-skills workshops
  • Opportunity to attend leadership conferences
  • Building relationships and networking

Financial Assistance

C.A.M.P. Scholarship up to $2,700.00
Book Assistance ($300) per semester up to $600.00
Monthly Training Stipend (7) up to $100.00
Total C.A.M.P. Grant up to $4,000.00

Cost and Tutition Rates at WTAMU

Frequently Asked Questions in Admissions 

How to Apply

We select students based on their completed applications, financial need, academic records, recommendations, extracurricular activities and personal essay. Our goal is to help learn more about you, so include any information that will help us make a decision. 

Submit the following: 

  • Complete CAMP Application
  • Official high school transcript, including rank and GPA
  • COE or Farm-Worker Verification form
  • Recommendation
  • Personal Essay
  • Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

You have applied, what happens next?

You will be contacted by the CAMP Recruiter/Admission Advisor. If fully, eligible, your will be contacted for an interview. 

Don't wait until the last minute to apply. 

Each year, we accept 30 CAMP participants, and selection is highly competitive. It is very important to check your email and respond promptly with all the information required of you. Please keep us updated on your contact information if it changes. Also, if your plans change, we ask that you let us know.