Complete TSI requirements
The Texas Success Initiative (TSI) applies to all new college students. Follow these steps to determine your TSI status and any testing needs.
Step 1. Complete TSI Assessment Preparation
Step 2. Verify TSI status on campus
Bring the pre-assessment activity documents and supporting proof of exemption or waiver, if applicable, to any campus Advising Office.
Step 3. Pay testing fees
Step 4. Schedule test
Step 5. Prepare for test
Allow enough time to prepare for the test.
Step 6. Test day
Arrive on the scheduled assessment location, date, and time. Bring the following documents.
- Official photo ID
- Pre-Assessment Activity Completion Certificate
- Testing fee receipt or waiver
Allow at least five hours to complete all test sections. A diagnostic exam also may be required, depending on your results.