Student Affairs Network

Transfer Orientation

About Spring Orientation

In order to assist you with your transition to UNT, all new students are required to attend an orientation session. For students entering the university in the spring semester, orientation is a 1-day experience. All students are required to participate in all orientation activities. Plan to be on campus until 5:00 PM.

Orientation Dates - Spring 2015

Spring Orientation sessions are for both freshman and transfer students. All orientation sessions before the spring semester are 1-day, drive-in style, sessions.

Orientation Session Date
Early Eagle** Friday, December 5
Drive-In 1 Friday, January 9
Drive-In 2 Tuesday, January 13
Late Orientation* Friday, January 16

*Late class registration fee required

**This session is reserved for transfer students.

Collin Higher Education Center (CHEC) Orientation

Monday, January 12, 2015 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Residents of Collin County and the surrounding areas now have the option of taking courses from UNT at the Collin Higher Education Center (CHEC) conveniently located just off US 75 (Central Expressway) in McKinney, Texas. At this beautiful, state-of-the-art facility, UNT offers undergraduate courses in Alternative Dispute Resolution, Management, Marketing, and Sociology. Graduate courses are also available in Educational Administration and Higher Education.

In order to reserve your space at the CHEC Orientation, please fill out the registration form below and return it via fax to 940-369-7849 or email to stephanie.brown2@unt.edu.

CHEC Orientation Registration Form (pdf)


About Summer/Fall Transfer Orientation

In order to assist you with your transition to UNT, all new students are required to attend an orientation session. For transfer students, orientation is a 1-day experience. All students are required to participate in all orientation activities. Plan to be on campus until 5:00 PM.

Orientation Dates - Summer/Fall 2015

The sessions listed below are for new transfer students, and freshman students who plan to enroll in summer school at UNT.

Orientation Session Date
Early Eagle/Summer 1 Friday, May 8
Drive-In 1/Summer 2 Friday, June 5
Drive-In 2/Summer 3 Thursday, July 9
Drive-In 3 Friday, July 24
Drive-In 4 Friday, July 31
Drive-In 5 Friday, August 7
Drive-In 6 Thursday, August 13
Late Orientation* Friday, August 21

*Late class registration fee required


Orientation Fee

The student fee for Spring Orientation is $58.
 
The student fee for Summer/Fall Transfer Orientation is $58 for students who register for orientation by May 1. The fee increases to $75 after May 1.
This fee includes all materials, meals, a t-shirt, staffing, administrative costs, and year-long orientation activities. Register early as orientation sessions fill up quickly!

How to Register for Orientation

To register for an orientation session, log in at http://my.unt.edu with your EUID and password. Once logged in, click Student Center, then Register for Orientation. Register early as sessions fill up quickly.

Parking During Orientation

Parking during orientation will be available on campus in P-lots 40, 54, and 55.  Please make sure not to park in reserved or metered parking. Click here for the orientation map (pdf).
 

Schedule at a Glance

Room locations below are specfic to Spring Orientation.

Time Event Location
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Orientation Check-In Auditorium Building (1401 W. Hickory Street)
9:00 AM Orientation Welcome Auditorium Building
10:15 AM College and School Meetings various campus locations
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Lunch Business Leadership Building, Atrium
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM Transfer Center Open House Stovall Hall, Suite 155
12:10 PM - 1:00 PM

College Success Sessions

On-Campus Housing

Financial Aid

VA and Hazlewood Information Session

Business Leadership Building

Room 005

Room 010

Room 015

1:00 PM College and School Meetings continued various campus locations
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Course Registration computer lab locations (see flip chart)


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