Application Details

Prairie View A&M University
Special Instructions
U.S. Graduate Admissions
Fall 2018

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Page 1 of 9 biographical information

school and major choices
First choice school Graduate School
First choice major Finance (PhD)
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Application deadline for Finance (PhD) applicants:

The deadline for this application is January 15, 2018.

  1. Enter your U.S. Social Security Number

    Please enter your Social Security Number, if you have one. It is used to match your application to your transcript and test scores, and for financial aid.

  2. When were you born? - REQUIRED

    Enter your date of birth (month, day, year). Do not leave blank; this information is required.

  3. Full legal name: - REQUIRED

    Enter your full legal last, first, and middle name. Do not use nicknames or abbreviations because this information will be used for your official record if you enroll. Use your full legal name on all documents sent to the institution to which you are applying. Please do not include diacritical marks such as accents (') or tildes (~).

  4. Other names or aliases.

    If you attended school using a different name or took a standardized college entrance exam (for example, SAT, GRE, TOEFL) using a different name, please list name(s):

    other names
    Last/Family First Middle Suffix
  5. Place of Birth: - REQUIRED

    Enter the city, state, and country where you were born.

  6.  
    Are you a U.S. Citizen? - REQUIRED
    Non-U.S. Citizens complete the following
    1. If no, of what country are you a citizen?
    2.  
      Do you hold Permanent Residence status (valid I-551) for the U.S.?

      If Yes, please submit a copy of both sides of the card.

      If "Yes", date permanent resident card issued with 4 digit year:

    3.  
      If you are not a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, do you have an application for permanent residence (form I-485) pending with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)?

      (If "Yes," submit a copy of your Notice of Action from the USCIS, form I-797C.)

    4. If you have an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number (ITIN) and do NOT have a Social Security Number filled in above, please enter it below. Otherwise, please leave blank.

      No spaces, dashes or letters.

    5.  
      If you are not a citizen or permanent resident or have no application pending with the USCIS, did you live or will you have lived in Texas for 36 consecutive months leading up to high school graduation or completion of the GED?

      If "Yes," please submit a completed Affidavit of Intent to Become a Permanent Resident.

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    6. If you are not a U.S. citizen or U.S. permanent resident, are you a foreign national here with a visa that makes you eligible to domicile for Texas residency purposes (see list of eligible visas) or are you a Refugee, Asylee, Parolee or here under Temporary Protective Status?

      (If you select an option below, please submit a copy of your Notice of Action from the USCIS, form I-797C, or a copy of your current visa.)

    7.  
      If you are not a citizen or permanent resident, have no application pending with the BCIS, and have not lived in Texas for three years preceding high school graduation or receipt of a GED in Texas, have you previously attended Prairie View A&M University?
  7. Status as a current U.S. military servicemember, veteran, or dependent:

    A U.S. military servicemember is a person who is serving in any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces, including the National Guard or Reserves. Please select any of the following that apply to you. I am a:
  8.  
    address standardization

    Apply Texas standardizes permanent and physical addresses for U. S. addresses. What is address standardization? (opens in new window)

    Permanent address: - REQUIRED
  9.  
    Physical address (current street address where you reside, if different from above)

    If your Physical Address is the same as your Permanent Address, leave this question blank.

  10.  
    Phone Numbers

    Numbers only, no dashes, dots or parentheses, please. Please include your area code.

  11.  
    Emergency Contact: - REQUIRED
  12. Student e-mail address: - REQUIRED

    The email address provided may be used to communicate important information to you regarding your application.

  13. Family Educational Background:

    Please indicate the highest level completed of your parents' or legal guardians' educational background:

  14. Ethnicity and Race:

    Are you Hispanic or Latino? (a person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race)



    Please select the racial category or categories with which you most closely identify. Check as many as apply.
    • (A person having origins in any of the original peoples of North and South America (including Central America), and who maintains tribal affiliation or community attachment.)

    • (A person having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia or the Indian subcontinent including, for example, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippine islands, Thailand, and Vietnam.)

    • (A person having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa.)

    • (A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific islands.)

    • (A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East, or North Africa.)

  15.  
    Your gender:
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