International Flag Carriers
- Tarleton student, faculty and staff are invited to carry a flag during the International Flag Parade, which is a distinctive feature that opens each of our commencement ceremonies. This colorful display of flags represents the countries of our current international student body.
- Individuals interested in carrying a flag should sign up before December 10th, 2014 using the following form: Sign up here.
- For more information contact International Programs at 254.968.9545 or email before December 10, 2014. Sign-up is managed on a first-come, first-served basis.
About International Programs
Tarleton State University welcomes international students from 22 different countries around the world. Tarleton strives to provide an academically challenging education where learning is grounded in real world experiences and effective teaching, research, scholarship, and service. As a member of the Texas A&M System, Tarleton is rich in history and tradition while being committed to student success and diversity. Tarleton strives to develop moral and ethical thinkers, scholars and leaders who demonstrate civility and integrity, while contributing meaningfully and responsibly to a global society.
International Programs aims to help you meet your academic and personal goals for studying in the U.S. You can contact International Programs in person, by phone, or email. Explore our website for visa and immigration updates, programs, and events. Starting in Fall 2014, you will receive our electronic newsletter, Purple Passport, with announcements, events, and community news. It is our pleasure to serve international students, who make up a wonderfully diverse part of the Tarleton community.