Office of New Student Orientation Programs

Registering for Rocket Transition

Instructions to register for orientation:

Activate your UTAD and UT e-mail accounts.

Log into myUT Portal at using your UTAD username and password.


You will be directed to the “New Student” tab in the myUT Portal upon logging in, where you should click on the word "Orientation", and then click on the "Register for Orientation" yellow post-it note to access the online orientation reservation system.


In the online orientation reservation system, please complete all steps including the questionnaire and reservation (including guest information). 

You will have the option of completing the 100% online orientation program or selecting a Rocket Transition program date in the reservation system. 

Please be sure to click the green "Submit" button to finalize your reservation. 

If attending the Rocket Transition program, you are able to bring up to two guests to the program with you.  Please enter their guest information in the reservation system.  You will be able to exit and re-enter the online reservation system to complete online orientation, change your program date, guest count, etc.

Step 5

An e-mail confirmation with program details will be sent to the e-mail account listed in the orientation reservation system upon submitting your reservation.  Please be sure to check your e-mail account.  UT e-mail can be checked on the "Student" tab in the myUT Portal.

If you have any questions or encounter any difficulty with the online orientation reservation system, contact the Office of New Student Orientation Programs at 419.530.1267 or toll-free at 877.752.0005.


Call your admitted college at UT to determine what placement tests, if any, you will be required to complete prior to attending Rocket Transition or meeting with an academic adviser.  Placement testing must be complete prior to meeting with an academic adviser.  You are encouraged to contact your admitted college at UT to see if they can advise you prior to the orientation program (to register for courses) or prior to completing orientation online.

Last Updated: 6/9/16