SOLE Traditions

Students at a CAB Event


A new tradition on campus that you should be a part of. Every Monday of the academic year we dress up in maroon gear to showcase our Dustdevil spirit. #DustEm

Maroon Monday at TAMIU

Welcome Week and Welcome Back Week are held at TAMIU at the start of each academic semester. This serves as the kick-off of the Fall and Spring semester respectively. Stay tuned for 2021 Fall Welcome Week!

2020 Welcome Week program included:

  • TikTok Wars
  • School Supply Handout
  • Virtual Caricatures
  • DIY Facemask Package
  • Student Organization Fair
  • Virtual Photo Collage
  • Virtual Escape Room
  • TAMIU Got Talent
  • Virtual Drag Bingo
  • Painting Party
  • Drive-in Movie

Click here to check out a video of one of our virtual events! P.s. The password is: CcdMFpv3

A Freshman class photo is the best reminder of where we all came from once you are walking across the stage during your graduation. Join the tradition and be part of the Freshman class photo!

This year, we invited the incoming class, and everyone else too!

Each Spring Semester, the University hosts an annual celebration to commemorate Dustdevil spirit and pride at TAMIU - Spirit Week.  Working in collaboration with the Campus Activities Board, Student Government Association, University Athletics, and other campus partners the following festivities are held:

  • SGA Shopping Cart Parade Decorating Party
  • Campus-wide Door Decorating Contest
  • Voting for TAMIU Royals
  • SGA Shopping Cart Parade 


Are you a student that demonstrates academic excellence, commitment to service, leadership, and pride for our university?
If you have what it takes to represent TAMIU at diverse events and highlight our University's mission, outreach, and vision you should become our next TAMIU Royal!

2021 TAMIU Royals: Anabel Contreras & Daniel Perez

 Daniel & Anabel TAMIU Royals