General Checklist

Getting Started

The first three steps can be done concurrently

  1. Apply to Texas Tech University through (Undergraduate, Graduate, Law School)
  2. Visit Financial Aid to learn about grants, loans, scholarships and the FASFA form.
  3. Go to
    • Review the General Checklist on the Prospective Students tab.
    • Click on Federal Educational Benefits and Hazlewood Act tabs for overviews of each program and chapters.
    • Collect the checklists of items needed to be certified for veterans’ educational benefits.
  4. Register for Red Raider Orientation
  5. During Red Raider Orientation
  6. Immediately after Registering for Classes: Submit the Checklist of required paperwork and documentation to the MVP Department to complete the Certification of Benefits process.

Transferring from Another Institution

  1. Visit Undergraduate Admissions and click on "Transfer" Students.
  2. Follow steps 2-5 under "Getting Started".

During the Semester

Each semester, after registering for classes, bring your class schedule to MVP and complete the necessary paperwork.

Report all changes to MVP, including:

  • Added/Dropped Classes.
  • Withdrawal from the university.
  • Major or minor changes.
  • Address changes and incomplete or missing grades.
  • Remember to contact the MVP Department as needed.