• Teach Forward Houston
  • The students that applied before December 20, 2018 need to resubmit their application.



STEP 1: COMPLETE ALL REQUIRED ONLINE APPLICATIONS
  • Apply to the University of Houston via ApplyTEXAS
  • Apply to Teach Forward Houston
    • Submit personal information, academic history, and leadership experience
    • Submit short answer responses: Maximum of 300 words each
    • Authorize the University of Houston and HISD to share your application data
  • Once available, complete the FAFSA application by March 3 (Required for ALL Teach Forward Houston applicants)
    • Please note that the University of Houston may request additional financial aid documentation as needed. See deadline below.
    STEP 2: Application review & Notification
  • Teach Forward Houston applications will be reviewed in partnership by the University of Houston and HISD

    • The status of your Teach Forward Houston application has no bearing on your acceptance to the University of Houston
  • Qualifying applicants will be invited to a phone interview
    • Not all applicants will be invited to the phone interview
    • Some applicants may be invited directly to a final in-person interview
    STEP 3: FINAL IN-PERSON INTERVIEW
  • Qualifying candidates will be invited to a group interview and an individual interview
    • All interviews will be held on your respective campuses
      • Interview times will be assigned and communicated to all qualifying candidates
        • Provide two letters of recommendations during your interview
          • STEP 4: FINAL ADMISSIONS NOTIFICATION
          • View your acceptance status to both the University of Houston and Teach Forward Houston
            • Your acceptance into Teach Forward Houston has no bearing on your acceptance to the University of Houston. Click HERE to learn more about the University of Houston’s admissions policies.
          • If admitted to Teach Forward Houston, you will receive program details and enrollment information
            • Accept or decline the admissions offer from the University of Houston
              • Accept or decline the offer from Teach Forward Houston
                • You must accept the offer from the University of Houston before you can accept the offer from Teach Forward Houston