New Graduate Student Orientation

Howdy and congratulations on your admission to the School of Public Health (SPH)!

The SPH Graduate Student Orientation is a mandatory event where all incoming graduate students will receive information, materials and greetings from strategic school leadership, administration and fellow students. The School of Public Health has four educational sites: College Station, McAllen, Houston, and distance education. Orientation events as well as additional meetings unique to each cohort will be held for each site. Additional information about orientation, department meetings and other events will be emailed directly to incoming students. 

Save the date! We are pleased to host a Welcome Reception for all incoming graduate students on Sunday, August 19th. Details will be sent via email.

 

    • College Station

      Master of Public Health Program 

      Monday, August 20 - Friday, August 24, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 

      Room- TBD

      Texas A&M University
      212 Adriance Lab Road, College Station, TX 77843

      Lunch will be provided for the entire week.
      Attire: Casual 
      Parking: More information coming soon.

       

      Master of Health Administration - Resident Track Program 

      Thursday, August 23 

      Time & room- TBD

      School of Public Health Classroom Building

      Texas A&M University
      212 Adriance Lab Road, College Station, TX 77843

      Attire: Business casual
      Parking: Parking is not provided by the School. Use the  Visitor Parking Map to find visitor parking locations. Lots 122A, 122B, 72A and 72B are the closest lots to SPH that provide hourly visitor parking. 

    • McAllen

      Master of Public Health Program

      Monday, August 20 - Friday, August 24, 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 

      Room- TBD

      McAllen, TX

      Lunch will be provided for the entire week.
      Attire: Casual
      Parking: TBD

      More information coming soon.

    • Houston

      Master of Health Administration - Executive Track Program

      Friday, August 10 - Saturday, August 11 

      TIme, location & rooms- TBD

      Attire: Business casual

      More information coming soon. 

    • Distance Education

      Master of Public Health - Epidemiology Online Program

      Dates: To be determined

       

      More information coming soon. 

    • International Students

      All incoming international graduate students are required to attend the SPH International Student Orientation on Monday, Aug. 13 and Tuesday, Aug. 14. We organized a new orientation session to help your move to Bryan-College Station as well as navigating Texas A&M University. Current students and faculty have volunteered their time to help and they are eager meet you!

      Note: Not attending the required orientation on August 13 and 14 will result in the cancellation of your School of Public Health admission for fall 2018.

      Monday, August 13 – Tuesday, August 14

      Room 109
      School of Public Health Classroom Building
      Texas A&M University
      212 Adriance Lab Road, College Station, TX 77843

      Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

      More information coming soon.

      Attire: Casual

      Parking & Transit: Parking is not provided by the School. Use the Visitor Parking Map to find visitor parking locations. Lots 122A, 122B, 72A and 72B are the closest lots to SPH that provide hourly visitor parking. In addition, buses 02-Replant and 03-Yell Practice stop near the School.

    • Doctoral Students

      September 2018 

      The mandatory doctoral student orientation will be scheduled after the start of the semester. More information will be sent soon.


      School of Public Health 
      Texas A&M University
      212 Adriance Lab Road, College Station, TX 77843

      Refreshments provided.

      Attire: Casual

      Parking: Parking is not provided by the School. Use the Visitor Parking Map to find visitor parking locations. Lots 122A, 122B, 72A and 72B are the closest lots to SPH that provide hourly visitor parking. In addition, buses 02-Replant and 03-Yell Practice stop near the School.

Questions regarding Orientation should be directed to the Office of Student Affairs:

Suite 160, SPH Administration Building
979.436.9356 or  SPH-OSA@tamhsc.edu