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Welcome Class of 2018!

Texan Transition Week will help you with a successful transition into the academic and campus life community. This week you will take the first steps towards becoming a college student and joining a great legacy at Tarleton State University!

Texan Transition Week begins with Move-In for Honors and Living-Learning Communities on Saturday, August 16, 2014 and Incoming New Students on Sunday, August 17, 2014 and continues through the first day of class. This week is mandatory for all new incoming freshmen and transfer students with less than 30 credit hours.

Here is what you can expect from this week:


Can't wait to move in? Get your specific move-in time and route, and figure out what you need to bring.

First Year Seminar

Your academic journey at Tarleton State begins this week with your First Year Seminar course.

Academic Achievement

Get ready to learn what it will take to succeed in the classroom.

Induction Activities

You will experience two of the most important Tarleton traditions during Transition Week.

Health & Wellness

Your health is crucial to your success. Find out how the Recreation Sports Center, Health Center, Counseling Center and Dining Services can help.

Student Engagement

It takes more than good grades to be truly successful in college. All the tools you need are within reach.

Service & Giving

Tarleton began with one man's gift. Join in that legacy by finding out how you can give back to the university and community.

Tradition & Spirit

School pride is huge at TSU. Get pumped about "Bleeding Purple!"

Commuter & Transfer Students

This week isn't just for on-campus students. ALL new students should attend.

Parents & Family

You're encouraged to stick around for the first day of Texan Transition Week. Check back for a detailed schedule of family activities.

Need more information?

Get Connected!

Like us on Facebook! Meet future classmates, make new friends, and explore TSU Transition.

Follow us on Twitter! Follow us @TSUtransition and start the conversation now using #TexanTWeek!

Photos and Videos

Bleed Purple!

It's never to soon to show your purple pride! Download a spirited wallpaper for your desktop or make the School Song your ringtone.

Peace, Love, Tarleton

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