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University College

Orientation Information

If you applied for a Freshman Interest Group, and been admitted to a FIG, the next step in the “FIG process” is to apply for, and attend a New Maverick Orientation.

Did you know that as a Maverick Scholar FIG participant, you have a special New Maverick Orientation date available to you.  The FIG Exclusive date is June 8-9, 2017!  Space is limited and fills quickly.  In order to register for this date, which is when you will meet the students taking classes with you, you will need to go to
We know that sometimes graduation or family trips may prevent you from being able to attend the special orientation date.  If you cannot attend the FIG Exclusive 2-day orientation, that's ok.  All that we ask is that you attend the earliest orientation date available to you, preferably in the month of June.

In order to sign up for a New Maverick Orientation date, you will need your NetID and password to register online.  You should have received your NetID and default password through email or by mail.  Remember that you NetID (which uses lowercase letters) and your password are case sensitive.  For more information about your NetID, please visit or call the Helpdesk at 817-272-2208.

Please note, attendance at a freshman orientation is required for all incoming freshmen...this is when you will register for classes!  You must sign up to attend.  For information on the cost of the program, including the cost your parents or any guests can be found at  For an additional fee, overnight housing is available on-campus, including a limited number of available rooms for on-campus guest housing.

Register for orientation here.

If you are an international student, and will be attending International Orientation, you will need to register for an International Student Orientation here, and then let us know the date by clicking here.

If your plans have changed, please let us know by completing this short form.

If you have any questions or problems, please feel free to call or e-mail us.

phone: 817-272-6107

New Maverick Orientation