Orientation - January 16, 2020

Register by completing the form below.

By pre-registering to attend this event, you will automatically be entered into the Tuition Voucher Drawing. This drawing will be held at the end of the orientation.

We look forward to welcoming you on campus. Orientation will be held January 16 , 2020 at 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the  University Center - Anchor Ballroom

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Orientation will be held January 16, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the University Center - Anchor Ballroom

Questions about Graduate Orientation? Call us at (361) 825-2177 or e-mail us at gradcollege@tamucc.edu

When is Orientation?
Thursday, August 22, 2019

Where is Orientation?
University Center - Anchor Ballroom Campus Map

What time is Orientation?
4:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Why is there Orientation?
For all new TAMU-CC students starting a Masters or Doctoral Program.
Attending will ensure a smooth transition into graduate life.  You will be able to obtain information about important services available to graduate students and to learn about your specific degree and program requirements.  

Who is Orientation for?
All new TAMU-CC students starting a Masters or Doctoral Program in Spring, Summer or Fall semesters.

Do I have to register to attend Graduate Orientation?
Yes. All the events require prior registration.

How do I register?
There is an online registration form on this webpage.

How much does it cost?
All informational and orientation activities are FREE.

I received my undergraduate degree from TAMU-CC. Do I need to attend orientation?
Yes. Whether you're from around the world or you have been a TAMU-CC student, Graduate Orientation is an informative and enjoyable event that will help you in your transition to graduate life.

What is the Tuition Voucher Drawing?
The Tuition Voucher Drawing is a random drawing that will be held at the end of orientation.  One person from each college will be picked to win this prize.  To completely and correctly register for this drawing please go to the registration section on this page.

  • The winner of this drawing must be present to win.
  • Entrants must be "New TAMU-CC Graduate Students", accepted to attend TAMU-CC and whose entry term is Fall 2019.
  • New TAMU-CC Graduate Students "means" only those students who have never attended TAMU-CC at the graduate level.  Their entry term must be Fall 2019.
  • Winners must have a valid identification card upon acceptance of the prize.
  • Entries will be accepted by pre-registering for orientation.  Pre-register at the top of this page.
  • You may only enter the drawing one (1) time.  Duplicate entries will be deleted.
  • The Tuition Voucher is valid for Fall 2019 tuition payment up to $500.
  • Winner is solely responsible for registration and payment of their tuition and fees balance.
  • College of Graduate Studies representatives will supervise the Tuition Voucher Drawing, whose decisions, interpretations and rule modifications, if any are necessary, are final.
  • The Tuition Voucher Drawing sponsor reserves the right to amend the drawing at any time.
  • The Tuition Voucher Drawing has no cash value.
  • The voucher may only be redeemed for payment towards registered courses at the graduate level at TAMU-CC.
  • College of Graduate Studies is not responsible for lost, damaged, incomplete, or misspelled entries.  To completely and correctly register for this drawing please go to the "Register" section at the top of this page.
  • The chances of winning have not been calculated and are based on number of entries received. No duplication of entries will be accepted.
  • Questions/Comments, please do not hesitate to contact us at gradcollege@tamucc.edu