Parent Promise Eligibility


1. Do you have a student who will be graduating from a Promise High School?

2. Is your family's annual Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) less than $55,000?


If you answered “yes” to each of those questions, you qualify to become a Parent Promise Scholar!

Next Steps

  1. Apply
    Due: March 31, 2021

    Complete the Dallas College Admissions Application.

  2. Pledge
    Due: March 31, 2021

    Complete your pledge. Pledge opens Oct. 1, 2020. If you need help completing your pledge form, please reach out to the Parent Promise Team at

  3. Submit
    Due: June ​1, 2021

    Submit your FAFSA/TASFA applicatio​n by June 1, 2021.

  4. Attend Orientation
    Due: Summer 2021

    Attend MANDATORY Virtual Orientation or In-Person Orientation at the Bill J. Priest building. Details to come. 

  5. Enroll
    Due: July 30, 2021

    Make an appointment with your advisor to register for classes and complete the enrollment steps.

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