2016 Summer Orientation sessions are now open for registration. All new fully admitted students are required to attend. Students can find the session dates and registration instructions here.
The Office of Hispanic Outreach and Retention staff will provide bilingual information to the services that are provided by the office. On the SECOND DAY of New Student and Transfer Orientation, we will be located at the Showcase in the conference rooms on the second floor of the Sam Rayburn Student Center from 11:30am to 1:30pm.
The mission of our office is to raise a greater awareness on the importance of higher education among groups and individuals at high schools, community colleges and in the general community with a special focus on Hispanic/Latino(a) students and their community.
Office staff advises prospective Hispanic/Latino(a) students and families on the college application process, financing their education and the student support services available to ensure their college success.
The office is responsible for coordinating and implementing various outreach activities, new student orientation and educational programs in an effort to enhance the university’s diverse enrollment.