To officially join the Horned Frog family, there are a few tasks you’ll need to complete.
Admitted First-Year Student Checklist
Placing your $500 nonrefundable commitment deposit lets us know you’re planning to join us. You must do this before you can complete the other items.
- Housing Application — Available May 1 - June 1. Submit via your my.tcu.edu account.
- Housing Selection —We will release incoming first-year assignments on the housing portal beginning June 20.
- Post-Selection Assignments & Waitlist — Students who are not assigned by June 20 will automatically be placed on the waitlist. Students who receive an assignment but wish to submit a change may submit a Change Request Form on the housing portal beginning June 20.
There are several opportunities for admitted students to learn more about TCU on our campus. Visit the myTCU Portal to register for any of our in-person or virtual visit opportunities for admitted students. If your schedule won’t allow you to attend, we offer daily campus tours twice a day, Monday through Friday.
Our 200+ student organizations give you more to do than you'll have time for. Lead in student government, worship your own way, work for the school paper, play on an intramural team, cheer with the HyperFrogs or sing in the choir. Or do all of the above. Interest categories include:
- Housing & Residential Life
- Performing Arts
- Social Justice
- Special Interest
- Student Governance