Who must attend orientation in Fall 2015?

Orientation is required for:

  • New students
  • New transfer students
  • Returning students who have been away from TC for one year
  • High school graduates and students who attended TC as Early Admission/Dual credit students and are attending TC as a high school graduate for the first time this past Fall
  • New Students who missed College 101: New Student Orientation this past Spring

Part I

All Students must attend this session.

  • Friday, August 21 | 12 – 4 p.m.
    First Baptist Church Texarkana
    3015 Moores Lane, Texarkana TX

Part II

All Students must attend one of these sessions for hands-on training in the Levi Hall Conference Room located in the BCT Building.

Please call (903) 823-3106 to reserve your seat for your desired session.

  • FULL – Sept. 2, 2 – 5 p.m.
  • FULL, standby is available call (903)-823-3106 to reserve – Sept. 4, 12 – 3 p.m.
  • Sept. 9, 5 – 8 p.m.
  • Sept. 10, 2 – 5 p.m.

Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of your orientation session to check in.

Prior to orientation a student must:

  • Complete an application for admission to Texarkana College.
  • Receive an acceptance e-mail with your TC Student Identification Number.
  • Provide Official High School and college transcripts. GED certificates are acceptable.
  • Provide proof that you have had the meningitis vaccine or complete the exemption waiver. [students 22 and over are exempt] 
  • Complete class registration

How to register for orientation:

Students are registered in College 101 after meeting with advising/registration. A $20 fee is billed directly to your student account. This orientation fee is non-refundable.