Yes. All new undergraduate students are required to attend a New Student Conference in order to complete enrollment at Texas A&M University (not required for Graduate, Post-Baccalaureate, Re-Admits, or change of curriculum students from Texas A&M Galveston).¬† Registration for your conference costs $100 (non-refundable).Texas A&M University is committed to the orientation and academic transition of each new student.¬† A new student will receive academic advisement, an opportunity to learn and sign up for different university services and register for classes at their New Student Conference. Failing to attend a conference¬†will prohibit¬†you from registering for classes and attending Texas A&M University.¬†¬†Those who do not attend a New Student Conference forfeit their admission to TAMU and must reapply for a future term.
Freshmen and Transfer¬†‚Äď Once you accept your offer of admission online through AIS, you will be able to proceed through New Student Conference registration.¬† New Student Conference registration information¬†will be mailed with your letter of admission. Admitted students are able to accept¬†their offer of admission and¬†register for a New Student Conference until the December 15, 2015¬†deadline.
Summer and Fall Admits
Freshmen¬†‚Äď If you¬†are admitted prior to mid-January,¬†a New Student Conference Brochure containing conference registration information¬†will be¬†mailed to¬†you¬†in late¬†January separate from the admissions letter (click here¬†to download a PDF version of this information).¬†New Student Conference Registration for SUMMER and FALL 2016 Admits is open.
If you are admitted after mid-January, you will receive NSC registration materials with your letter of admission and you will be able to proceed immediately through NSC registration upon accepting your offer of admission online via AIS.
New Student Conference registration is open¬†from¬†February 1 through the May 1, 2016 deadline.
Transfer¬†‚Äď New Student Conference information will be sent to you with your letter of admission.¬† You will be able to register for your ¬†New Student Conference ¬†online through AIS until the posted deadline. Summer 2016 deadline is May 15, 2016; Fall 2016 deadline is July 1, 2016.