New Student Orientation
Welcome, New Students!
Welcome to Texas State Technical College-Harlingen! Our New Student Orientation (NSO) program is mandatory for all new students and is required prior to registration for classes. New Student Orientation is designed to help you make the transition into college as smooth as possible. It will help calm your nerves, answer any questions you might have and get you prepared for the many exciting challenges that await you at TSTC.
Students will learn about:
New Student Orientations are scheduled from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Students must make arrangements to arrive on time. New Student Orientation is held at the TSTC Cultural Arts Center.
2015 New Student Orientation Dates
Spring (Live NSO)
Must have completed the admissions process by the registration deadline.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Tuesday, November 18,2014
Tuesday, December 09, 2014
Thursday, December 18, 2014 at Building W-135A
NOTE: The registration deadline excludes the Online Orientation and only applies to the LIVE NSO.
Students who are not able to attend On-Campus New Student Orientation, may complete Online New Student Orientation. Students may register for classes 24 hours after completing the Online Orientation. Students will not have their registration hold cleared until they have completed the entire orientation. Students who participate in Online Orientation are still required to communicate with a program adviser prior to registering for classes.
All new students must complete the admissions process prior to registering for New Student Orientation. For assistance registering for online or live orientation, please contact the Student Recruitment Office at 956.364.4117