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New Student Timeline

New Student Process and Timeline

You've applied to Texas State and been accepted. Now what?



You will be contacted with an admissions decisions 4-6 weeks after your application is completed.


Holds for online orientations are lifted within 72 hours. On-campus orientation holds are lifted same-day.


Advising holds are lifted same-day for on-campus orientation attendees and during a student's advising appointment for online orientation attendees.


You can register once orientation and advising are completed and any other holds you may have are lifted (meningitis, TSI, etc).

Before Class Registration

Meet with an Advisor

Once you have completed orientation, you will meet with an advisor to discuss your degree requirements and transfer courses. Please call 512-245-1852.

Lift Holds

You'll need to contact the departments necessary to lift any remaining holds you may have (meningitis, TSI, housing, etc).