- Graduating more students from high school who are College, Career, and Military Ready (CCMR)
- Helping more students enroll in a postsecondary pathway with confidence
- Empowering more students to persist and earn a degree or credential and enter the workforce prepared for a successful career
The Tarrant To & Through Partnership aims to ensure more Tarrant County students have the training and skills they need to thrive in today’s workforce.
What is the T3 Partnership?
This newly formed local partnership of school districts, colleges, universities, employers, and organizations, is anchored by a dedicated backbone staff focused on serving students and families in Tarrant County. Launched in Fall 2020, the T3 Partnership provides a variety of programs designed to inform and engage students and families about college and career pathways. Learn more in this overview video.
We are dedicated to improving student outcomes in 3 primary areas:
Fort Worth ISD Students: What’s your next step?
In year one (2020-2021), all Fort Worth ISD juniors and seniors are eligible to complete the T3 Partnership Pledge. By taking the pledge, the T3 team will help you build a customized plan focused on life after high school. Effective Fall 2021, eligible students will receive a “last dollar” tuition-free scholarship to Tarrant County College or UTA for up to eight (8) semesters or the completion of a certificate or degree with additional program supports to all T3 partner institutions.Learn More
Partner Colleges & Universities
T3 Partnership Pledge
Dates & Deadlines for Students & Families (2020-2021) *Subject to change pending COVID-19 impact
1 August 17, 2020
T3 Partnership Pledge OPENS for Fort Worth ISD Juniors & Seniors
2 October 1, 2020
2021-2022 FAFSA/TASFA Forms Available for Seniors
3 February 12, 2021
T3 Partnership Pledge DEADLINE for Seniors
Seniors to prioritize college admission applications prior to June 1, 2021
4 June 1, 2021
Admission Application DEADLINE to Partner Colleges & Universities
May vary by institution
5 July 31, 2021
FAFSA/TASFA and required documents submission DEADLINE to Partner Colleges & Universities
May vary by institution
6 July 31, 2021
Enrollment DEADLINE to Partner Colleges & Universities (i.e. registration for Fall 2021 classes; may vary by institution)
Note: Scholars who do not meet all requirements outlined by the Texas Success Initiative Assessment (TSIA) by July 31 will be asked to complete a T3 Academic Success Plan
7 July 31, 2021
Community Service DEADLINE
Complete eight (8) hours of community service by July 31 the summer immediately following high school graduation
Want to help a student meet their potential? Become a mentor.
Working in collaboration with the business community, the T3 Partnership will begin a mentorship program in Summer 2021 that matches students to viable career pathways. Stay tuned for more updates!