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College Assistance Migrant Program

College Assistance Migrant Camp (CAMP)

 

Welcome to CAMP! 

CAMP is a federally funded program designed to help students from migrant and seasonal farmworker backgrounds succeed at WTAMU. Our program facilitates the transition from high school to college and offers first-year support services to develop the skills necessary to persist and graduate from college. CAMP strives to be "a home away from home" for its students.

Mission

Our mission is to help students from migrant and seasonal farmworker backgrounds transform their lives by obtaining a post-secondary education.

Benefits
CAMP offers help with:
  • Early outreach and pre-admission services
  • Up to $4160 in financial assistance
  • First-year completion
  • Second-year enrollment
  • Financial Aid
  • Housing
  • Other University services
  • Academic advising
  • Personal counseling
  • Tutors in basic skills and subject area courses
  • A home-like environment

 

Important Dates 2021-2022 

August 16  CAMP Move-In Day 
August 17-18 CAMP Orientation 
August 18-19 Move-In Day
August 19-21 Buff Branding
August 23  First day of Fall classes
September 1  2022-2023 CAMP Application Opens 
October 1  FAFSA & WT Scholarships Application Opens 
October 9 WT Homecoming 
December 1  Early Action Deadline for WT Scholarships and CAMP Application 
January 15 FAFSA Texas Priority Deadline 
February 1 CAMP Interviews Begin
March 15 FAFSA Priority Deadline 
April - May  Notification of Acceptance into CAMP Program 
June - August New Student Orientation (NSO) for 2022-2023