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Welcome to CAMP!

 

The College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) serves the higher education needs of migrant students at Texas A&M International University.  CAMP will support students’ desire to achieve a college education. CAMP is funded by the U.S. Department of Education and adheres to the federal definitions for migrant and seasonal farm work.  To qualify for CAMP, students must meet the admission requirements for Texas A&M International University, be a U.S. citizen or a legal resident.

Often the first generation in their family to attend college, CAMP students are welcomed to the University by a supportive team dedicated to helping them succeed. Working collaboratively with academic support services across the University, students receive continuous and responsive support. In addition, opportunities for cultural enrichment and community service will be provided.

Applications for the TAMIU CAMP 2021-2022 academic year are now closed. 

 

The College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) assists students who are migratory or seasonal farmworkers enrolled in their first year of undergraduate studies at TAMIU. CAMP is funded by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Migrant Education and adheres to the federal definition for migratory and seasonal farmworkers.

 

Any migrant or seasonal employed agricultural worker who:

  • Is a US citizen or permanent resident.
  • Within the last 24 months, has worked or whose parents worked a minimum of 75 days in farm work; or been eligible or participated in a Title I Migrant Education Program (MEP) or in the National Farmworker Jobs Program (NFJP), Section 167 of WIA.
  • Has not completed the first year of college-level work.

 

The College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) provides the following services:

  • Financial, academic, and moral support in the first year of full-time enrollment 
  • Individualized academic services 
  • Cultural enrichment activities
  • Academic Counseling
  • School Supplies
  • Monthly Stipends 
  • CAMP Scholarship 

Student will be reviewed for admission to the CAMP program only after ALL items listed below are
received.

  • Apply to the University Apply Texas (available August 1st) 
  • Be fully admitted to TAMIU
  • Submit ACT/SAT scores to TAMIU Admissions Office
  • Complete FAFSA (application opens October 1st)
  • Complete CAMP Application: We are currently not accepting applications until further notice.

 

Note: Complete CAMP application includes: Open Ended Questions, Resume Form, Certification/Release Form, and Unofficial High School Transcript. 

Contact Us:

Office of Outreach and Pre-College Programs 

5201 University Blvd. Laredo, TX 78041

CAMP Office
(956) 326-2708

Email
camp@tamiu.edu

Fax
(956) 326-2699

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