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First-Year TRAC

Transforming Relationships & Academic Connections

There is more to going to college than how well you perform in the classroom. A great college experience is bigger than that. The First-Year TRAC program will immerse you in a range of challenging and rewarding experiences all designed to help you get connected and create a pathway to success.

As part of your First-Year TRAC you will:

Attend New Student Orientation
Attend New Student Orientation
and take an important and mandatory first step in becoming a member of the A&M-Commerce family.
Take a Signature Course
Take a Signature Course
that highlights a distinguished professor's knowledge and passion for a subject.
Read the University’s Book in Common
Read the University’s Book in Common:
Radioactive: Marie & Pierre Currie: A Tale of Love and Fallout  by Lauren Redniss
Attend Lion Camp
Attend Lion Camp
and enjoy an optional extended three-day comprehensive new student orientation program.
Attend First-Year TRAC events on campus
Attend First-Year TRAC events on campus
and get involved and experience everything that college has to offer.
Participate in a mentor group
Participate in a mentor group
Where students learn from upperclassmen about how to complete their first year successfully.

The First-Year TRAC has been designed with the needs of first-year students in mind. Successful completion of the First-Year TRAC will help keep you on track toward completing your degree.