ACSScellence

       THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT EL PASO

 

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How to Apply?

1. Entering Freshmen

• Apply online
• Prepare a personal statement (500 words max). In your statement describe: Why are you interested in pursuing a science major? What are your career plans and how will participating in the ACSScellence program help you achieve them? What makes you a good candidate for this program?
• Be ready to provide contact information for one recommender. You will need to provide the name and email of a prior teacher/professor who knows you well and has agreed to submit a recommendation. An email will be sent to the recommender with instructions on how to submit their recommendation.

2. EPCC Transfer Students

• Apply online

• Prepare a personal statement (500 words max). In your statement describe: Why are you interested in pursuing a science major? What are your career plans and how will participating in the ACSScellence program help you achieve them? What makes you a good candidate for this program?
• Be ready to provide contact information for one recommender. You will need to provide the name and email of a prior teacher/professor who knows you well and has agreed to submit a recommendation. An email will be sent to the recommender with instructions on how to submit their recommendation.
• Be ready to upload an unofficial copy of your EPCC Transcript (PDF format)

Deadline to submit your application: Friday, March 24, 2017 by 11:59PM MST

Deadline for Recommender to submit Recommendation: Friday, March 24, 2017 by 11:59PM