Hello Lamar Academy! Attending a college fair is an amazing experience to learn information about a prospective college and make connections with college admissions representatives! It can be an intimidating experience, but these tips will help you maximize your time and get the information you need! Pre-Plan the Event!If you know you are pressed for … Continue reading 2019 College Fair Tips!
Lamar Students! Are you ready for the 2019 3rd Annual RGV College Fair? We look forward to your participation in the Rio Grande Valley’s only region-wide college on April 15, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. -8:00 p.m. (MONDAY) Approximately 60 colleges from across the country and over 1,200 high school students … Continue reading 2019 RGV College Fair
Lamar Academy Students! McAllen ISD will be hosting a FREE college visit to the University of Houston (Main Campus) & Texas A&M - GALVESTON. Here is the info & how to sign up! Date: May 9th, 2019 (Thursday) Colleges: University of Houston - Texas A&M in GALVESTON (Please do not get this confused with AM College Station - you will … Continue reading 2019 University of Houston / Texas A&M: Galveston – College Visit Trip (FREE!)
Hi Sigma's! I know you have some questions regarding SAT waivers and I'm hoping this blog post will explain a few things. So, starting this year College Board, the company responsible for the SAT, is re-configuring the fee waiver system to make it a bit more easier for students who are truly in need of … Continue reading 2019 SAT Fee Waiver Update
Texas A&M University Location: College Station, Texas Total Undergrad Enrollment: 44,946 Fun Fact: Most people don’t know that Texas A&M is actually the oldest higher education institution in the Texas. It was founded in 1876. Average SAT: CR 520-640 M 550-670 Average ACT: 24-30 Average GPA: 3.64 http://www.tamu.edu
University of Washington Location: Seattle, Washington Total Undergrad Enrollment: 28,323 Fun Fact: UW is a hub for innovation - bubblegum, vinyl, synthetic rubber and the color TV tube were all invented on campus. Average SAT: CR 540-660 M 580-710 Average ACT: 26-32 Average GPA: 3.79 http://www.washington.edu
University of Texas at Austin Location: Austin, Texas Total Undergrad Enrollment: 37,026 Fun Fact: The University Library holds close to 10 million volumes, making it the 7th largest college library in the country. Average SAT: CR 560-680 M 580-730 Average ACT: 26-32 Average GPA: 3.68 http://www.utexas.edu