TYLER – The University of Texas at Tyler announced that it is
offering free Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) preparatory courses to help East Texas high
school students prepare for the March 14 exam.
“By scoring well on college entrance exams, students have greater access to higher
education because they are more likely to qualify for substantial scholarships,” said Dr.
Laura Jackson, UT Tyler assistant vice president for government and community affairs.
“UT Tyler is pleased to support the success of East Texas high school students as they
transition to higher education.”
Partnering with Capstone Advising, UT Tyler will offer the course on its Tyler, Longview
and Palestine campuses beginning Saturday, Feb. 15 through Saturday, March 7.
Courses will be held at the following times and dates:
9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15
9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22
8 a.m. – Noon Saturday, Feb. 29 (Practice Test)
9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, March 7
Space is limited to 30 students per campus, and food will be served during each session.
To register or for more information, visit uttyler.edu/community/test-prep-course/.
A member of the prestigious UT System, The University of Texas at Tyler focuses on
student success and innovative research in the more than 80 undergraduate and graduate
degree programs offered to nearly 10,000 students. Classified by Carnegie as a doctoral
research institution and by U.S. News and World Report as a national university, UT Tyler
has campuses in Tyler, Longview, Palestine and Houston.