MSU New Student 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!

At New Student Orientation, you will meet new friends, receive important university information, learn about essential resources, and become familiar with the MSU campus!  

  Fall 2019 Students      

Regular Orientation Session Dates

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Thursday, August 22, 2019 

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

You can register for classes BEFORE attending New Student 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