UT Tyler Office of Marketing and Communications
UT Tyler New Student Orientation Sessions Announced
June 2, 2011
Media Contact: Hannah Buchanan
Public Affairs Specialist
Marketing and Communications
The University of Texas at Tyler
The University of Texas at Tyler offers four new student orientation sessions this summer, Ona Tolliver, assistant vice president and dean of students, announced.
This year’s on-campus sessions will be offered June 12 – 13, July 7 – 8, July 31 – Aug. 1 and Aug. 18 – 19.
Cost is $75 per student and $40 per guest. The fee covers meals and orientation materials. All incoming UT Tyler freshman students are expected to attend New Student Orientation.
To register, visit www.uttyler.edu/orientation/registration.php.
Before attending orientation, students must return a signed acceptance letter along with a $100 deposit to the UT Tyler admissions office and complete their advising and registration appointment through the Academic Advising Center.
Session 4 is reserved for families traveling more than 300 miles to attend orientation.
During each first day of orientation, officials will hold the Resource Fair, which showcases the activities and resources available to UT Tyler students.
For more information, contact Adrian Lodge, student development specialist, 903.565.5873.
One of the 15 campuses of the UT System, UT Tyler offers excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. More than 80 undergraduate and graduate degrees are available at UT Tyler, which has an enrollment of more than 6,400 high-ability students at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine.