Temporary Admission Exceptions during COVID-19 pandemic


Apply TodayIf you are ready to join us at the Island University, we are ready for you! Don’t worry if you don’t have ACT/SAT scores or can’t get your official high school transcripts due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We can still consider you for admission!


We will accept unofficial high school transcripts for Summer/Fall 2020 and admission:

  • An official transcript will be required by August 15.
  • Copies of student grade reports
  • Student self-reported transcripts are available, contact admiss@tamucc.edu

We will waive SAT or ACT scores for Summer and Fall 2020 admission. We do ask the following:

  • If you already have scores, make sure you ask the testing agency to send them to us.
  • If it is possible to take either the ACT or SAT prior to fall, we ask that your scores be sent to us.
  • The Texas A&M-Corpus Christi SAT code is 0366 and the ACT code is 4045.

FALL 2021: Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is now TEST OPTIONAL for first-time freshman applicants for fall 2021. Admissions will utilize the combination of high school rank and GPA. More information to follow.