To be considered for the Freshmen Leadership Program, applicants must score at least a 950 on the SAT, or score at least an 18 on the ACT, and have obtained a 3.0 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale. In addition to being accepted to the University, they also must submit the following application materials:

  • Completed Applicant Info Sheet
  • Resume
  • Essay (prompt to be found on application page)

Applications should be submitted to the Dean of Students' Office at Sam Houston State University.

The application period for the 2020-2021 Freshmen Leadership Program is now closed.


For more information or questions about the application, please contact our office at (936) 294-2714 or via email at