Freshman Student Orientation: Dusty Camp

Welcome to TAMIU!

Congratulations! We are excited about your acceptance to the University. Before you step foot into your Math 1301 course, there are a few things that you will need to know in order to prepare for your life as a Dustdevil. Freshman Student Orientation: Dusty Camp provides an unique experience that will help you adjust to the rigors of transitioning from high school to college life. Dusty Camp will assist with any questions you may have about financial aid, housing, academic expectations, and student involvement as a first year students at TAMIU. If you will be a new student in the spring, summer or fall of 2016, you will need to register for Dusty Camp 2016.

To register for Dusty Camp 2016 click on the link below:

Freshman Student Orientation: Dusty Camp 2016

Orientation is required for all new students and first-time freshmen.

Dusty Camp I (January 15, 2016)
Dusty Camp II (June 9 - 10, 2016)
Dusty Camp III (June 23 - 24, 2016)
Dusty Camp IV (July 14 - 15, 2016)
Dusty Camp V (July 28 - 29, 2016)
Dusty Camp VI (August 8 - 9, 2016)

See what last year's students did at their Orientation by clicking links below.

Dusty Camp I   Dusty Camp II    Dusty Camp III   Dusty Camp IV    Dusty Camp V

Related Institutional Goals/Principles

Aspiration 2: Empowered Student Success 2.1 Recruit, retain and graduate a culturally diverse student body.
  2.2 Deliver a robust and aligned support system using practices focused on student success.
  2.4 Strengthen the number of curricular and co-curricular experiences that foster student development in order to prepare them for leadership roles.
Aspiration 4: Transformative International Experience 4.1 Expand and enhance international experiences.
  4.3 Promote foreign language proficiency amongst students.
Aspiration 6: Excellence in Advancement and Stewardship 6.6 Inspire today's students to become the stewards of tomorrow.
Undergraduate Learning Principle 1: Respective and Expressive Communication Skills
Undergraduate Learning Principle 3: Integration and Application of Knowledge
Undergraduate Learning Principle 4: Understanding Society and Culture
Undergraduate Learning Principle 5: Appreciating Values and Ethics


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