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Preview Dates Fall 2022

Please join us for Preview Day to learn all about the Texas Academy and meet some of our junior and senior academy students.

College affordability plays a big role in whether or not students seek higher education. The academy empowers Texas’s best and brightest students to dream big by offering free college tuition for up to 60 credit hours at Lamar University.

We want you to be our next academy scholar!

Check out the perks of being in the academy!


  • Finish College Two Years Early – Earn two years college credit during your junior and senior years of high school
  • Live on campus in your own private dorm, or have the option to live at home within a 30-mile radius of LU
  • Get involved in campus intramural sports, marching band and any of the other more than 150 student organizations across campus
  • Expand your learning journey by pursuing a specialized academic track
  • Collaborate on research with a faculty mentor through the Office of Undergraduate Research
  • Meet juniors and seniors attending the academy now
  • Explore your passions in smaller college classes that deepen your engagement with peers and professors
  • Tap into your curiosity through Honors courses and leadership community
  • Harness your sneak peek into college life to plan your future career and academic path