A Texas A&M sponsored student is a student who, in pursuing his or her educational objective in the United States, seeks admission to TAMU under any of the following conditions:
- The student’s educational program is the result of a written agreement between the United States government and a foreign government or a written agreement between an American and foreign educational institution or;
- The student receives primary financial support from a source other than personal or family funds or a Texas A&M academic department or;
- The student’s educational objective has been agreed to by both prospective student and sponsor and may not be changed without the written approval of the sponsor.
(NOTE: Financial support for a sponsored student may be provided by the United States government, the government of the prospective student’s home country, an international organization, or other private or public entities.)