MSU Early Orientation Programs

New Student Orientation 

Congratulations on choosing Midwestern State University and welcome to the best years of your life! New Student Orientation is a program that is required  for all new entering undergraduates at MSU Texas. Whether you're a first year student or transferring, getting started at MSU Texas is a big step. The Admissions Staff is here to help you along the way!

Why participate in early orientation? You will meet new friends, receive important university information, learn about essential resources, and become familiar with the MSU campus!  

Fall 2019 students
There are six Early Orientation sessions to choose from!   

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 Currently at Full Capacity

Thursday, June 27, 2019 Currently at Full Capacity

*Thursday, July 11, 2019* New Date Added!

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Thursday, August 1, 2019

*If you register and indicate that you are bringing Guests with you, your eligibility to attend New Student Orientation will be verified and you will receive a separate email with the link to pay the $30 Parent/Guest fee in advance.

**The $75 fee for New Student Orientation will be added to your Student account. Students do NOT need to pay this fee in advance.  

***Please read through the Important Information To Know about your Early Orientation session!

Register for classes BEFORE attending Early Orientation*

Contact your Academic Counselor here to make an advising appointment!

*Please note that if you have a TSI status of "not taken" or "partially exempt" you will not be allowed to register for classes until we have TSI scores or proof of a full TSI exemption. Therefore, students who are not exempt and have not attended another public Texas college, must schedule to take the TSI assessment in the required subject areas prior to registration. Additional information can be found at