2018 Hoggie Days

Registration and Fees

Register today!

Summer Orientation

May 21

Fall Orientation

June 18-19

June 25-26

June 28-29

July 16-17

July 23-24

August 2-3

August 13

August 17


Registration Instructions

Hoggie Days is our freshman orientation program designed specifically for first-time incoming freshmen and transfer students who have less than 12 transferrable hours. Students already admitted to Texas A&M University-Kingsville can register to attend Hoggie Days by following these instructions:

  1. Login to Blue & Gold Connection (use the big blue arrow that says LOGIN HERE at the top left-hand side of the page) using your student ID (K number) and password (birth date in six digit format MMDDYY).  If you are having trouble logging in, make sure you are using a capital "K" when you type in your student ID.
  2. Click the Orientation Registration (Kingsville Campus Only) link located on the Main Menu page.
  3. Select a Hoggie Days session by clicking on (Register?) next to the date you plan to attend.
  4. A message box will appear confirming your reservation to attend your Hoggie Days orientation session. 

Registration confirmation and reminders regarding your Hoggie Days session and other important information will be sent to you via the email address you have listed in Blue and Gold Connection and your TAMUK student email. To ensure you receive all notices and reminders, please  check your TAMUK student email account on a regular basis.

Please note that some sessions may not be available because the session is closed due to capacity or registration deadlines. For assistance with registration, please contact us at 361-593-2315 or orientation@tamuk.edu

Registration Fees and Deposit Instructions

All freshmen will be charged a mandatory one-time orientation fee of $75, and $35 of that fee is payable as a deposit upon registering for orientation. The remaining $40 will be added to the student's first tuition bill.  

Students will not be fully registered for orientation until the $35 deposit has been paid.

To pay the $35 orientation deposit, please follow these instructions:

  1. Once you have completed your registration, return to the Main Menu page in Blue and Gold and click the MoneyConnect Login link. 
  2. Your orientation deposit fee of $35 should be listed once you log in.
  3. Proceed through the prompted steps to complete your payment of $35.