Texas Tech University


for First Year Students

This is a sample schedule. Times and locations are subject to change. You will receive a full printed schedule at RRO check-in.

All portions of RRO are considered mandatory. Please plan to be on campus for RRO both days, for the entire program. If you do not attend, arrive late, or leave during any portion of the event, you may be blocked from registering for classes. 

If you are unable to attend your entire RRO session, we recommend that you reschedule your date.

Schedule Overview

Day 1

*If you need to take the TSI assessment, we STRONGLY encourage you to test prior to RRO. This may mean you need to arrive a day before your scheduled RRO session begins.

11:00 am* 

RRO Check-in for students and guests


Check-in with academic advisors, major changes and hold removal


Lunch on your own in the SUB Food Court or local eateries.

1:00 pm

Opening Session


College meetings, campus tours, student organization fair, and various information sessions.

6:00 pm

All students and registered guests are invited to our Fajita Dinner.


Night at the Rec Center
Social for Parents & Family Members

Day 2

7:45 am

All students are invited to eat breakfast with us.

8:30 am

Mandatory Session


Lunch on your own in the SUB Food Court or local eateries.

After lunch 

Course Registration
Campus Resource Fair
Individual Meetings with Financial Aid/Student Business Services

 2:00 pm

Do not make plans to leave campus prior to 2 pm.**

**Leaving early may cause you to miss important information and events, like registering for classes.