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Orientation Your transition into the University of St. Thomas begins at Orientation!

During Orientation, you and your family get to know the St. Thomas campus community, our programs, other students and their families.

Most importantly, at Orientation, you become a Celt.

Freshman Orientation

At UST’s Orientation you will make your first UST friends, meet your professors, join clubs, and serve the Houston community. We require you to attend Orientation, but we make your time on campus fun and engaging. Find out more below!

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Transfer Student Orientation

If  you are transferring into the University of St. Thomas, you get to choose the session that will best fit your needs.  We offer two: one that is for busy transfer students who know the ropes, and one that is for students who prefer a traditional orientation. Register for the one that best suits you!

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Family Orientation

Parents, legal guardians, and families play a viital role in the success of their students. At our Family Orientation, you will learn about the resources available to your student outside of the classroom to help them reach graduation. This orientation is designed for parents and legal guardians only and we do not have space to accommodate any extra guests. Please register accordingly.

  • Wednesday, August 15th (1pm-5pm)

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Graduate Student Orientation

Each graduate program hosts their own orientation session to tailor information to their programs. If you are an incoming graduate student and have questions, reach out to your program to ask questions directly.

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