Tyler Junior College

Weeks of Welcome

MONDAY, AUG. 15

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
RESIDENCE HALLS OPEN
Move in between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. On Sunday, move in starting at 1 p.m. First stop is at the Housing office. You’re ready for this!

TUESDAY, AUG. 16

8 - 10 p.m.
MEET AND GREET EVENTS

Enjoy unique experiences and activities at each of our residence halls. See the full list of all that we have to offer below:
Crossroads - Cereal Killer Night
Claridge - Hot dog Cook-out
Bateman and Ornelas - Pancakes with a Twist
Vaughn - Wii Entertainment
Hudnall - Karaoke
Holley - Xbox entertainment

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 17

7 - 8 p.m.
CAPTURE THE FLAG

(Intramural Field behind Wagstaff Gym)
Do you remember this game? Try the TJC version and meet other Apache residents. All residents welcome. Bring your friends.

8-10 p.m.
RESIDENCE HALL SOCIALS

The fun continues back at your hall. Mix and mingle with new friends in your residence hall.

FRIDAY, AUG. 19

7 - 9 p.m.
ROCK AND ROLL FRIDAY

(Center for Earth and Space Science Education)
Enjoy a wild ride as you and friends are taken through the solar system on a theme-park style experience. Finish the evening off with a 360-degree, full-dome light show while the 16,000-watt, digital surround sound system plays rock hits.

SATURDAY, AUG. 20

8:30 p.m.
ICE CREAM IN THE DARK
(Crossroads Hall patio)
The tradition continues! Another fall kick-off signature event celebrating the start of the fall semester and living on  campus. Dancing on the patio, ice cream, music and friends new and old.

MONDAY, AUG. 22

8-10 a.m.
PATHFINDERS

Not sure where your classes are? Look for donuts and directions in front of Rogers Student Center and in the Jenkins Hall Garden.

10 a.m.-2 p.m.
1ST DAY OF SCHOOL PHOTO BOOTH

(2nd floor Rogers Student Center)
Send it to your parents, send it to your friends, let everyone know you
are having an awesome first day at TJC!

9-11 p.m.
LATE NIGHT CENTRAL PERK EVENT

(2nd floor Rogers Student Center)
Spend your first night at TJC celebrating with new friends!
Come enjoy refreshments and games in Rogers Student Center.

TUESDAY, AUG. 23

8-10 a.m.
PATHFINDERS

Not sure where your classes are? Look for donuts and directions in front of Rogers Student Center and the Jenkins Hall Garden.

3:30 p.m.
TJC SOCCER

TJC Soccer vs. Louisiana State University – Alexandria
(Pat Hartley Field)
Put on your black and gold and join us as we cheer on the TJC Men’s Soccer team! Admission is free for all TJC students with a valid Apache ID.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 24

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
INVOLVEMENT FAIR
(TJC Quad Between Rogers and White Administrative Services Center) Come enjoy a free lunch while exploring student organizations and college offices as they share opportunities for you to get involved!

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
BLOOD DRIVE
(2nd floor Rogers Student Center)
Join the TJC community in fulfilling our 3rd promise – community service. Be a hero. It’s in your blood!

7 – 9 p.m.
LIP SYNC BATTLE

(2nd Floor Rogers Student Center)
Become instantly famous in our Karaoke-style competition. Enjoy a few hours of laughs and create some great memories as you and friends sing the night away.

THURSDAY, AUG. 25

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
CENTER FOR STUDENT LIFE AND
INVOLVEMENT OPEN HOUSE

(2nd Floor Rogers Student Center)
Come see why the 90th year at TJC will be “All That and a Bag of Chips” while learning more about student life at TJC!

8 – 11 p.m.
SKATE AND GAME NIGHT

Sponsored by Dairy Queen
(Apache Rooms – Roger Student Center)
Enjoy a few laps around the rink as you skate the night away with new friends and Dairy Queen treats.

FRIDAY, AUG. 26

12:30 p.m.
FOOTBALL PEP RALLY

(Jenkins Lawn)
See what TJC athletics has to offer as we prepare for our football home opener
with a ’90s themed pep rally in celebration of our 90th year! #FeathersUp

8 p.m.
MOVIE ON THE LAWN

(Jenkins Lawn)
Come out and enjoy a showing

SATURDAY, AUG. 27

7 p.m.
TJC VS KILGORE COLLEGE

(Rose Stadium)
Join us as our TJC Apaches take to the field for the first game of
their season!