International Undergraduate Orientation is designed to answer questions unique to you as an international student. The Office of International Affairs has created designed this with you in mind, to help guide you through your transition to Texas Tech and the culture of West Texas. Professionals that know what you are about to go through will discuss with you the people, programs, groups, materials and resources that will help you achieve great success as a student here at Texas Tech University!
Orientation is MANDATORY so be sure you schedule your flights to arrive before orientation day.
In Orientation we will provide insight into:
- Health Care & Insurance
- Risk-Intervention & Safety Intervention
- Immigration and who to report to.
- Campus Life & how to thrive in your new environment.
- Visit important and interesting sites around campus. Familiarize yourself with TTU Campus and where important buildings are. TTU is a very LARGE campus, so this will be important to know.
- Learn about the numerous resources available around campus designed to help you THRIVE mentally, physically, academically, financially, emotionally and socially!
- Resource Fair. Meet representatives from various departments across campus. Learn about the resources that are available to you and that will help ease your college experience and learning process!
- Engage in person with Global Guides and new peers
Spring Orientation will take place on January 10th 2023
From 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Keep these dates in mind when booking flights. Be sure to give yourself time to settle in and overcome jet-lag as well.
- Dorm Move in Date: January 8th 2023
- International Undergraduate Student Orientation: Tuesday, January 10th 2023
- Red Raider Orientation:Visit page here (This is a separate and entirely different event from International orientation that is hosted by the University, that undergrads are ALSO required to attend.)
- International Graduate Student Orientation: January 10th *Virtual Visit Page here
- Classes Begin: January 11th 2023
- Fall 2022-23 Calendar - Link here