Office of New Student Orientation Programs

Program Dates

Students admitted for the 2015 Summer semester (Classes beginning in May or June)

Orientation registration for summer admits will open February 16, 2015.  As a new adult/non-traditional student admitted for the summer semester, you have the following option available to complete your Orientation Requirement:

    • Students who are 25 years of age or older will complete orientation online (100% online) through the online orientation registration system on the New Student Tab
      • This option is best for students who are technically savvy and have strong computer skills.  If you are uncomfortable using computers, please do not select this option.  
      • Preferred Web Browser to complete online orientation: Mozilla Firefox 5.0, Google Chrome, or Internet Explorer Version 7.  All of these Browsers can be downloaded for FREE through the Internet

The Reservation system will open February 16, 2015 for summer admits to complete their Orientation Requirement Online (100% online).

 

Students admitted for the 2015 Fall semester (Classes beginning in August)

Orientation registration for fall admits will begin in early-April 2015.  As a new adult/non-traditional student admitted for the fall semester, you have two options for completing orientation:

    • Students who are 25 years of age or older may optionally complete orientation online (100% online) through the online orientation registration system on the New Student Tab
      • This option is best for students who are technically savvy and have strong computer skills.  If you are uncomfortable using computers, please do not select this option.  Students under the age of 25 may only select a Rocket Launch program date.
      • Preferred Web Browser to complete online orientation: Mozilla Firefox 5.0, Google Chrome, or Internet Explorer Version 7.  All of these Browsers can be downloaded for FREE through the Internet.
    • Attend a Rocket Launch program on campus

Program Dates

You will attend Rocket Launch based on your admitted college at UT.

You should select the earliest date for your admitted college at UT which is most convenient for you.   

 

Adult & Lifelong Learning

June 26, 27   

July 7

Business and Innovation

June 5, 6, 8, 12, 18, 20, 23, 25, 27

July 9

Communication & The Arts

June 4, 5, 13, 18, 19, 23, 27

July 7, 10

Engineering

June 2, 4, 6, 8, 12, 13, 18, 20, 26

July 7, 9

Health Sciences

June 2, 4, 5, 8, 13, 18, 20, 22

July 7, 9, 10, 11

Judith Herb College of Education

June 12, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26

July 7, 9, 10, 11

Languages, Literature and Social Sciences

June 4, 5, 13, 18, 19, 23, 27

July 7, 10

Natural Sciences and Mathematics

June 2, 6, 8, 12, 13, 22, 25, 26, 27

July 9  

Nursing

June 2, 4, 6, 13, 18, 19, 23, 25, 27

July 9

Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

June 2, 5, 6, 12, 20, 22, 27

July 7, 10 

Social Justice & Human Service

June 12, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26

July 7, 9, 10, 11

YouCollege

June 2, 4, 5, 8, 13, 18, 19, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27

July 7, 9, 10, 11

NCAA Scholarship Student-Athletes should choose one of the following athletic orientation dates that coincide with your admitted college’s program dates (students who are not scholarship athletes are permitted to attend on these dates as well):

June 12, 18, 25, 26; July 7

 

The Reservation system for these dates will open in early-April 2015.

Last Updated: 6/26/15