Community Scholars Essay

For the Community Scholars Program, completion of the Community Scholars Essay is required in addition to the essay requirement of TCU’s Application for Undergraduate Admission.

This additional essay tells us more about you and allows you to demonstrate your writing skills, organizational skills, creativity, and imagination. Your essay should be 300-400 words in length. You may submit your essay by logging on to the portal and clicking the Community Scholars link. Please choose from one of the following topics.

  1. What impact do you hope to have on the TCU campus or in your community if you are chosen as a Community Scholar?
  2. How have you grown or changed from your freshman year of high school to now?


Questions? Contact Victoria Herrera, Associate Director of Access Initiatives, at
Or call the TCU Office of Admission at 817.257.7490 or 800.TCU.FROG (828.3764).