Achiever Promise FAQs


A. Yes, all students must complete a FAFSA as part of the 3-step process.

  1. Apply for Admission
  2. Complete the FAFSA or TASFA
  3. Submit the A&M-SA General Scholarship Application

Early college high school students must maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA, top 10% students must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA. All student must be enrolled full-time in the spring and fall semesters.


A. Yes, top 10% consideration will be granted as long as your transcript includes your class rank or is accompanied by a ranking letter.  The letter must include specific information about your class rank.


A. As part of the process, unofficial college transcripts will be requested.


A. The Achiever Promise is a last dollar program that covers tuition through the completion of your first bachelor’s degree. Last dollar means that A&M-San Antonio will cover the balance of your tuition after financial aid and any scholarships have been applied.


A. Yes, external scholarships, including the San Antonio Education Partnership scholarship, can be stacked to cover fees, including housing and dining.


A. Only students graduating from an early college high school in Texas are eligible. Please explore other scholarship opportunities offered at A&M-San Antonio! Click here for more information. 


A. Yes

Transfer Honors Scholarship FAQs


A: The Transfer Honors Scholarship is a last-dollar scholarship awarded to students who are currently in an Honors program at a participating community college.


A: Eligible students must have at earned at least 30 college credits and have a minimum 3.5 GPA.


A: Students must be enrolled full-time (minimum of 12 hours per semester) at Texas A&M-San Antonio.


A: In order to be considered, you must complete three easy steps:

  1. Complete the application for admission on Apply Texas,
  2. Submit your FAFSA or TASFA application, and
  3. Complete the Texas A&M-San Antonio General Scholarship Application

A: Students will receive up to $4,000 per year ($2,000 per semester) for up to 18 credit hours per semester.


A: There is limited availability. Early action is recommended! Learn more about the deadlines at tamusa.edu/enrollment.