frequently asked questionsa note about email

profile email address

We ask for an email address when you create your profile. You are able to update your profile email address at any time, but the change will not ripple to your existing applications. If you do not provide a valid profile email address, you will not receive any profile-related emails from ApplyTexas. This means you will not be able to request a password reset link online if you forget your password.

You should receive emails from ApplyTexas when you create your profile, change your profile password and look up either your myApplyTexas username or password. Please allow at least a couple of hours to receive the email after you have taken any of the profile actions mentioned above.

application email address

We ask for an email address on each application. This address defaults to your profile email address when creating a new application, and to your submitted application's email address when copying a submitted application to send to another university. You are able to change this field up until you submit your application. If you do not provide a valid email address, you will not receive any application-related emails from ApplyTexas. This means you will not receive an email acknowledgment after you submit an application or essay.

You should receive emails from ApplyTexas each time you submit an application or admissions essay. Please allow at least a couple of hours to receive the email after you have submitted the item mentioned above.

if you expected an email from us but didn't receive one

If you are certain you provided us with a valid email address, but did not receive an email from ApplyTexas, here are some possibilities to explore: