TEST THE WATERS AT ISLAND UNIVERSITY!
Campus Preview Event dates: October 17, 2020, November 21, 2020, February 6, 2021, March 27, 2021.
For more information visit: tour.tamucc.edu .
During these difficult times, we are here to keep our counselor community updated on the latest changes and information regarding admissions policies in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. We have put together a resource page that addresses many of the concerns our counselors, students, and parents may have for our member institutions. This page includes the most up to date information from each of our institutions regarding deadlines, orientation, testing, and much more.
You can visit our COVID-19 resources and updates page here or for added convenience, we have included the link in the yellow banner throughout our website.
On behalf of the STAR Network, we hope that you find this information helpful and relevant. We will continue to provide updates and announcements as new information becomes available. Stay safe and healthy out there!
The best way to learn what UTSA has to offer is to experience it for yourself. Come to our Open House and see all that UTSA has to offer.
Learn about how and what it means to be a Roadrunner. We’ll have multiple presentations at any given hour about our academic programs, admission requirements, financial aid and much more.
To help you experience life as a Roadrunner, we’re offering several types of tours including on-campus housing options and our Campus Recreation.
We’ll have UTSA staff on hand in one of our Library computer labs to help complete your FAFSA, apply for admission through Apply Texas and answer any questions you may have.
Learn more about the services offered to all Roadrunners. The fairs is an easy way to find out about the various offices on campus, such as dining, testing, career services and much more.
YOU’RE INVITED TO DISCOVER ALL THE WAYS THAT UNT IS YOUR PERFECT FIT AT THIS EXCITING PREVIEW EVENT!
WHAT: UNT SPRING PREVIEW
WHEN: SAT., MARCH 7 — CHECK-IN BEGINS AT 8 A.M.
WHERE: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH TEXAS IN DENTON, TEXAS
• Meet with faculty from our nationally-recognized programs
• Catch a glimpse of campus life at our student organization and
• Visit with Admissions and Financial Aid representatives and get
your application, funding and scholarship questions answered
• Discover why Denton has been named one of the best college
towns in the nation
This informative, free reception will bring UNT to you! Information on UNT, the admissions process, Housing, and Financial Aid & Scholarships will be available. You can also meet with various departments during the event who can answer any questions you might have regarding your transition to UNT.
Dessert and coffee will be provided! Check-in begins at 6:15 p.m. each evening.
Casa De Palmas Renaissance McAllen 101 N. Main St., McAllen, TX 78501
Event open to:
Parents & All Students
Recruiters and Counselors, the Fall TACRAO fairs are upon us!
We have compiled the list of TACRAO fairs for the Coastal Bend, Laredo, and the Rio Grande Valley. As we get ready to hit the road and interact with students, here are a few tips for both counselors and recruiters:
9/16/2019 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Incarnate Word Academy
1:30 PM – 3:30 PM North Bay Area College Day
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Calallen High School College Night
9/17/2019 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Coastal Bend College Transfer and High School Fair
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Coastal Bend Area College Night Expo (CCISD)
9/18/2019 1:30:00 PM – 3:30 PM Alice High School College Fair
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Kingsville Area College Night
9/19/2019 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM Freer High School College Fair
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Del Mar College Transfer Day
12:30 PM – 3:30 PM Gregory-Portland High School College Fair
9/20/2019 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM Flour Bluff High School Fair
9/23/2019 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Rio Grande City College Day
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM La Joya ISD College Fair
5:30 PM – 8:30 PM McAllen ISD College Night
9/24/2019 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Mission CISD College Day
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Donna High School College Day
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Los Fresnos ISD College Day
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Sharyland ISD College Night
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PSJA ISD College Night
9/25/2019 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Weslaco ISD College Day
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Port Isabel College Fair
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM South Texas ISD College Day
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Rio Hondo ISD College Night
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Edinburg CISD College Night
9/26/2019 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Brownsville ISD University Day
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM Private Schools College Fair
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Harlingen CISD College Night
9/27/2019 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Mercedes College Fair
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM San Benito College Day
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Willacy County Rural School Districts
10/28/2019 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Medina Valley ISD
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM San Felipe Del Rio CISD
10/29/2019 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Crystal City ISD
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Eagle Pass ISD
10/30/2019 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Carrizo Springs CISD
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM Dilley ISD
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM Cotulla ISD
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Laredo Area Schools
10/31/2019 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM Uvalde CISD
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM Southwest Texas Junior College
Are you considering a future at The University of Texas at Austin?
During this presentation, you’ll learn why students choose UT Austin, what we’re looking for in future Longhorns and your next steps on the path to admission.
Join us on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at The University Center at TSTC for our Becoming a Longhorn Information Session!
The University Center at TSTC is located at:
2424 Boxwood Street
Harlingen, Texas, 78550
High School Seniors, Please register HERE!
For more information about the event, please contact:
The University of Texas at Austin
Valley Admissions Center
It’s the start of the 2019 – 2020 academic year, and we are excited to share important updates with you!
As with every start of the Fall Semester, it’s time to get the latest updates and news from different colleges and universities across this great state. Here is a list of current updates you will want to sign up for and attend. Please contact your local representative to get more specific details about each event including the time, location, etc.
If you have not already done so, please create a Counselor Account so you can view our calendar for any further changes or updates.
Join us at the Rio Grande Valley’s only region-wide college fair on April 15, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Approximately 60 colleges from across the country and over 1,200 high school students and parents from the area are expected to attend.
WHO IS INVITED?
All high school and transfer students, including their families, and local educators may attend. This event is open to the public!
Admission is free.
DO I REGISTER FOR THE EVENT AHEAD OF TIME?
Yes! Let us know you’re coming to the fair. We will send you details about the event location, event map, and event parking.
Day Fair (1:00 – 400 p.m.) – REGISTER NOW
Night Fair (5:30 – 8:00 p.m.) – REGISTER NOW
HOW DO I GET THERE AND WHERE DO I PARK?
Our regional college fair will be hosted at Casa De Amistad in Harlingen. Free parking is available in any unmarked spot in front of the facilities or in the east side parking lot. Further parking and driving directions will be made available upon registration.
WHAT COLLEGES WILL BE THERE?
Register in advance to receive event updates and directions, including the full listing of all colleges, universities, and organizations attending our college fair.
BUSING STUDENTS TO THE COLLEGE FAIR?
If you are a high school or college readiness coordinator and would like to bring a bus from your institution, please sign up as a group using the registration links provided above. Upon registration of your group, you will be contacted immediately and further instructions will be provided.
Contact Jon Cunningham