Dual Credit Applicants

Interested in summer or fall 2022 dual credit courses? Deadline to complete admission items is April 22nd.

  1. Apply to Victoria College at www.GoApplyTexas.org and allow 3 - 5 days for processing:

    • Once on the GoApplyTexas homepage, log in or create a new account (if you do not already have one).

    • Write down your username and password for safe keeping.

    • Click on "Start/Edit Profile" > "Start/Edit Applications" > "Create a new 2 year college admissions application".

    • Select "Victoria College" from the drop down menu.

    • When a question appears asking if you are completing this application for dual credit purposes, click "yes".

      • If you miss this step, your application will not be classified as a dual credit student.

    • Semester of Entry:

      • For courses beginning in June/July, select > "Summer 2022"

      • For courses beginning in August, select > "Fall 2022"

    • Continue completing the application until it is fully complete then submit the application (6 pages total).

  2. Complete Testing Requirements

    • Students are required to meet certain testing standards prior to enrollment (See Test Score Chart on the right side of this webpage, refer to the Dual Credit Guide or Career & College Coach).

    • We will accept TSI, PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, ACT and/ or STAAR scores. These scores can exempt you from having to take the TSI. NOTE: PSAT/NMSQT scores can only be used for dual credit admission purposes and cannot be used for traditional enrollment purposes. This is also true for certain STAAR scores.

    • TSI Assessment:

      • The test is computer-based, not-timed and scores are received immediately following completion of the assessment.

      • Want to study for your assessment? Check out our Study Resources

      • Victoria East is currently offering in-person TSI sessions while Victoria college is currently offering 1 option for remote testing for the TSI assessment as well as 1 option for in-person testing.

        • Option 1: Students can take the TSI assessment on the Victoria East campus during school hours and their first two attempts are free. To sign up, please click here.

        • Option 2: Remote testing through Examity, a secure online proctoring service. The assessment is offered at a cost of $12 plus a $25 proctoring fee. For more information, click here!

        • Option 3: Students can take the assessment at the Victoria College Testing Center, where the test is available up to four days a week (This availability does not include midterm and finals weeks). You can view TSI testing dates and times provided by VC as well as how sign-up for a testing date here. The assessment is offered at a cost of $12.

    • PSAT/NMSQT:

      • If you believe that your scores exempt you, log in to collegeboard.org to print out a copy of your scores. Scores will need to be turned in to the Career and College Center for processing.

    • SAT:

      • If you believe that your scores exempt you, log in to collegeboard.org to print out a copy of your scores. Scores will need to be turned in to the Career and College Center for processing.

    • ACT:

      • If you believe that your scores exempt you, log in to act.org to print out a copy of your scores. Scores will need to be turned in to the Career and College Center for processing.

    • STAAR:

      • If you believe your scores exempt you, request a copy of your transcript from the East Registrar Window (1st Floor A Hallway). Scores will need to be turned in to the Career and College Center for processing.

  3. Attend a Dual Credit Information Session:

    • It is mandatory that the student and their parent/ guardian attend an orientation meeting to learn more about the Dual Credit Program. This meeting must be completed prior to the start date of the student's dual credit course(s).

      • In-Person Group Session: View dates here.

        • March 31 @ VC Student Center Building 6pm - 7pm

      • Online Sessions: Not currently available.

      • By Appointment: Not currently available.

  4. Submit the Dual Credit Agreement Form:

    • Complete the online form here.

  5. Submit your Dual Credit Contract:

    • Please download the form from the right side of this page, complete and return via email or drop off at the Career & College Center (first door on the right in the East library).

  6. Submit your Updated Contact Information Form:

    • Please download the form from the right side of this page, complete and return via email or drop off at the Career & College Center (first door on the right in the East library).

  7. Submit your Bacterial Meningitis Shot Record:

    • Please turn in a copy of your shot record, from your doctor or pharmacist, to the Career & College Center. 

  8. Submit your Optional FERPA form:

    • This form will need to be completed by the student, in person, with your Career & College Coach or with a Victoria College representative.

    • This form can be sent via email ONLY IF a scanned copy of the student's photo ID (Texas ID, Driver's License or School ID) is included with the submission.

      • The form must be completed in pen.

  9. Contact your Career & College Coach to Discuss Potential Dual Credit Courses and Confirm your Classes, including what course subjects and the mode of instruction:

    • Students must confirm all courses and class times prior to the specified deadline.

      • Confirmation Deadline for Summer & Fall 2022:

        • Priority – February 28th

        • Final Deadline - April 22nd

    • Students that do not confirm their classes will not be registered for their course(s) and may lose VISD/VC scholarship eligibility.