Texas College Freshman Admission RequirementsBelow is a resource guide created by HISD College Readiness staff to be utilized in guiding you in your search when considering in-state colleges. This allows you to research the entrance exam score requirements by school as well as criteria as it relates to application and financial aid deadlines. One great piece to consider is the column which highlights free tuition requirements by school. HISD understands the extensive process our students go through in selecting their college. The more informed our students and their families are, the most qualified decisions will be made early on.College and Transfer GuidesThe following guides were provided by HARN. The Houston Area Recruiter's Network is a community of professional college and university representatives from a variety of non-profit, accredited, two (2) and four (4) year academic institutions who serve the youth and their families in the Greater Houston area.Applying for financial aid is a key step in reaching your college goals. If you have any questions about the financial aid process, we recommend reaching out to the financial aid offices at the colleges and universities in which you are interested. Below, you will find a guide with information such as priority deadlines for FAFSA/TASFA filing and financial aid office contact information for colleges and universities that are popular among our students. If your college is not listed below, contact information is likely easy to find online. If you have trouble finding what you are looking for, we are glad to help.