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2013 Scholars Orientation Schedule

The following schedule is effective for the June 7, 2013 Orientation session only.

Scholars Orientation sessions are by invitation only, however, registration is still required. Please note that there is a $45 charge per person for parents and guests. There is no charge for the student.

Please refer to the following codes when reading the schedule:

All Participants Students Only Parents/Family Only Required if indicated on nametag Optional
All participants Students only Parents and family only Required if indicated on nametag Optional
Code Time Event Location
All participants

8 to 9:15 am

Texan Check-In

Receive your information and all materials needed for the day.

Thompson Student Center Ballrooms

All participants

8 to 9:15 am

Majors Expo

Undecided on a major? Need more information about degree programs? Stop by to visit with representatives from Tarleton's academic departments.

Thompson Student Center

All participants

9:30 to 10:20 am

Texan Welcome

Fine arts auditorium

Students only

10:25 to 10:40 am

Peer-to-Peer Session

Get to know your leaders as they prepare you to navigate your Texan Orientation experience.

Various locations

Parents and family only

10:25 to 11:15 am

What Parents and Families Need to Know ...

Learn about the critical campus services in place to help your student success.

Fine Arts Theatre

Required if indicated on nametag

10:45 to 11:10 am

Texas Success Initiative (TSI) meeting

  • Required for Registration

Accelerated Developmental Math Info Session

Various locations

opt

10:45 to 11:10 am

Advanced Math Placement Info Session

Some may opt to attempt testing into a higher-level Math course. For more information about this opportunity, contact the Department of Mathematics at (254) 968-9168.

TBA

Students only

10:45 to 11:10 am

Cultural Enrichment/Student Success

TBA

Students only

11:10 to 11:30 am

Student Research

Break-out sessions

TBA

Parents and family only

11:15 to 11:45 am

Parent/Family Connection

Spend time in a small group with a Student Life professional to have your questions answered

TBA

Optional

11:15 am to 12:15 pm

Advanced Math Placement Exam

TBA

All participants

11:30 am to 12:45 pm

Lunch

Dining Hall

Students only

1 to 1:15 pm

University Updates

fine arts auditorium

stu

1:15 to completion

Advising and Registration

The most important part of the day. Work with a faculty advisor to schedule your fall courses. This is a mandatory process that is for students only.

TBA

Parents and family only

1:20 to 3:30 pm

What Parents and Family Want to Know ...

Fine Arts Theatre

All participants

2 to 5 pm

Resource Fair

Thompson Student Center Lobby

All participants

2 to 6 pm

Finishing Up

Things to take care of prior to leaving campus (as needed)

Various Locations

If you need additional information or have any questions, call (254) 968-9490 for assistance.

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