Application Instructions for High School Graduates

  1. Complete the online application through Apply Texas.
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    After submitting your application through ApplyTexas, please allow one to two working days for processing. To check on your application status, please go to WebAdvisor at the COM website.

    *Please note: If you do not supply your Social Security number, your application process will be delayed. The ApplyTexas application is not an application for financial aid. Please refer to the COM website for financial aid information.

  2. All new COM students under age 22 must submit evidence of being immunized against meningococcal meningitis. The vaccine must have been taken within the past five years and at least 10 days before the start of class.

  3. Submit official high school and college transcripts in an unopened, sealed envelope to:
    College of the Mainland
    Attn: Admissions
    1200 Amburn Rd.
    Texas City, TX 77591

  4. Apply for Financial Aid

  5. Complete placement testing. Visit to take the pre-assessment activity and schedule your TSI Assessment.

  6. Complete Student Financial Agreement in Student Self-Service.
  7. Enroll in classes with an advisor after all documents have been turned in.