Tyler Junior College

Orientation Times and Information

New Student Orientation schedule

Cruise To Success

Day 1:

Time Event Location
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. "All Aboard!" Check In

Rogers Student Center - 2nd Floor

11:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (not provided by program, please bring cash) RSC - Apache Junction
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. "Set Sail at Opening Session" Wise Auditorium
2:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

2:00 p.m.

  • Campus Tour- Spears
  • Student Panel- Arrowheads
  • Financial Services- Tomahawks

3:00 p.m.

  • Campus Tour- Tomahawks
  • Student Panel- Spears
  • Financial Services- Arrowheads

3:45 p.m.

  • Campus Tour- Arrowheads
  • Student Panel- Tomahawks
  • Financial Services- Spears 

RSC - Apache Rooms

Wise Auditorium- Board Room

2:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

"Family Path"

2:00 p.m. - Financial Aid, Business Services and Scholarships

2:45p.m. - Parent Panel

3:45 p.m. - Coffee and Conversation with Career Services (RSC, Spirit Room)

Wise Auditorium
4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

"Choose your Own Path" - Educational Session 1

  • "Discover Your Port of Call" - Career Services
  • "Risky Waters Ahead?" - Center for Student Success
  • "All A 'Board and Embark on the Ship of Knowledge" - Campus Store & Dining Services
  • "Stateroom 101" - Housing  

RSC - Apache Rooms
5:30 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.

"Choose your Own Path" - Educational Session 2 

  • "Discover Your Port of Call"- Career Services
  • "Risky Waters Ahead?"- Center for Student Success
  • "All A 'Board and Embark on the Ship of Knowledge"- Campus Store & Dining Services
  • "Stateroom 101"- Housing 

RCS- Apache Rooms
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. "Passport to Tyler" and Dinner OHPE- Gentry Gym
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
*7:00 p.m. -  8:00 p.m.

 “Play Fair” and “Tribe Time”
Rogers Student Center, Apache Rooms
*Family Path: Parent Reception
Robert M. Rogers Nursing & Health Sciences

Wagstaff Gymnasium

9:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. Battle of the Tribes and Ice Cream


Rogers Student Center, Apache Rooms
12:00 a.m. LIGHTS OUT!  ORC

Day 2:

Time Event Location
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Breakfast RSC - Apache Junction
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Advising Check-In RSC - 2nd Floor
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Advising and Registration or Testing (if needed)

RSC - Apache Rooms
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch
(not provided by program, please bring cash. Lunches are $5)

RSC - Apache Junction

Noon - 3:00 p.m.

"Decide Your Own Path"

  • Recreation Center
  • Class Tour (after registering, come get a tour with an Apache Chief to find your classes)
  • Visit the TJC Campus BookStore
  • Pre-Order your Campus ID
  • Apache Enrollment Center 

RSC - 2nd Floor

Welcome Tent

RSC- 1st Floor

Campus Police Station

White Administrative Services Center 

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Advising Check In (only if haven't already attended) RSC - 2nd Floor
2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. Advising and Registration (only if haven't already attended) RCS - Apache Rooms