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Welcome Home, Texans!

We hope you had a restful well-deserved winter break and are ready to start another great semester at Tarleton! The spring semester has a range of student activities and traditions for students.

Check out the following important dates happening this spring:

  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day: No Classes - January 17th
  • Spring Break: No Classes - March 7th-11th
  • Service Learning Day: March 24th
  • Silver Taps Ceremony: April 14th
  • Founder's Week: April 18th-April 22nd
  • Last Class Day: May 3rd
  • Finals Week: May 5th-11th
  • Commencement: May 13th-15th

We're happy to have you all back on campus!

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  • Occupancy levels within university facilities have returned to 100 percent. The spring semester begins Thursday, January 13, with face-to-face classes.
  • Please stay home if you are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 or test positive for the virus. Students and employees who test positive are required to self-report. Individuals are encouraged to self-report if they feel ill or suspect they may have COVID.
  • Vaccination remains the most effective way to mitigate the impact of COVID-19. Currently, everyone 12 and older are eligible for the vaccine. Contact Student Health Services or your healthcare provider to schedule your vaccine appointment. More vaccine information.
  • While face coverings are not required, students and employees are welcome to wear them if they choose.
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Keep up with Campus

For more updates and information like this about the upcoming semester, visit on our Current Students page!

Its updated weekly and aims to help students have the tools and information you need to succeed at Tarleton. We feature:

  • Upcoming Events
  • News Services on Campus
  • Links to Commonly Used Resources
  • Campus News & Opportunities
  • And More!
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Student Services

Student Financial Services

Financial Aid & Scholarships

A new fall semester is starting, and we know you must have a lot of questions about financial aid and scholarships. Please review the following: 

Learn More About Financial Aid
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Tarleton Purple Pantry

The Tarleton Purple Pantry offers confidential and discreet service to Tarleton's Stephenville campus. Card swipe access with a Tarleton ID is required and allows for easy, discreet shopping any time the Thompson Student Center is open! The hours of operation are:

  • Monday - Friday, 7 A.M. to 11 P.M.
  • Saturday, 9 A.M. to 9 P.M.
  • Sunday, 9 A.M. to 11 P.M.

You can visit the Pantry through an exterior door on the east side of the Thompson Student Center, adjacent to the amphitheater.

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Tarleton Shuttle picking up students

Safety Escorts & Shuttle Services

Police safety escorts are offered 24 hours a day and 7 days a week. Anyone who may feel unsafe walking alone may call Control at 254-968-9265 to have an officer walk with them to and from a destination. 

Students may also request a free shuttle escort with TapRide. This service is available for anyone who is needing a ride after hours (7:00pm-1:00am) Sunday-Thursday. This app runs like the most popular apps for ordering a ride. A rider can simply order a ride and the app will give an estimated time of arrival and an alert when your ride is at your location.

Available on the AppStore or get it on Google play. 

Learn More About Safety Escorts & Shuttle Services