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Welcome Freshmen! New Student Orientation is your first step to becoming a full-fledged Falcon. Orientation helps incoming students have a smooth transition to UT Permian Basin. Students will learn about academic programs, resources, expectations, and traditions. You’ll also choose your classes, make new friends, and meet members of the Falcon community. Yes, all first-year students are required to complete orientation. Once students complete the orientation program they will be advised and enrolled in courses.

2023 Freshman Orientation dates:

Freshmen enrolling in summer or fall 2023 will attend a two-day in-person session. All freshmen will need to complete pre-orientation online modules before their session date. 

Session 1 June 20-21
Session 2 June 26-27
Session 3 July 10-11
Session 4 July 17-18