Javelina Welcome 2015

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Javelina Welcome is during the first two weeks of school and serves as the official kick-off for the new semester and school year.

Calendar of Events

Saturday, August 22

Move-in Day

Check in at residence hall

9am- 8pm

Javelina Luncheon

Welcome Back luncheon for family and friends

Javelina Dining Hall, 11am-1:30pm

Javelinas After Dark

Get a taste of the Javelina Game Day experience

Javelina Stadium, 8pm

Sunday, August 23


Enjoy water games and fun with Greek Life

Mesquite Village West, 5-8pm

Monday, August 24


Get help navigating your way through campus!

MSUB Pavilion, 9am-2pm

Welcome Back w/ Javelina Dining

The dining staff will be offering meal plans and giveaways

MSUB Pavilion, 11am-1pm

Tuesday, August 25


MSUB Pavilion, 9am-2pm

Rec ‘N Tech

Open gym, games and more

Student Recreation Center, 6-8pm

Wednesday, August 26


MSUB Pavilion, 9am-2pm

Piper Kerman

Author of Orange is the New Black

Jones Auditorium, 7pm

Thursday, August 27

Get the Scoop

Have some ice cream and visit with the Center for Student Success Team.  Also, come browse our Academic Major Fair and learn about the different majors that TAMUK has to offer. 

MSUB Ballroom, 11am-1pm

Transfer Student Luncheon

MSUB Mesquite Rm., Noon-1:30pm

Brotherhood Night

Meet the fraternity men on campus

In front of Javelina Dining, 6pm

The Amazing Race

Race across campus finding clues and dodging obstacles to find the hidden treasure!

Begins at MSUB Pavilion, 7pm

Friday, August 28

Javelina High Rollers

Play poker, bingo and much more

MSUB 2nd Floor/Ballroom, 7-10pm

Saturday, August 29

Aloha Luau

Come get your groove on at this Dance Party! Games, refreshments, and new friends will make this an epic night!

Baptist Student Ministry, 7pm

Monday, August 31

STA Newman Hall Luau

Food, music & games

STA Newman Hall Courtyard, 7pm

Tuesday, September 1

Teched Out at TAMUK

Come learn about the technological resources available to students at TAMUK.

Library Lobby, 9am-4pm

T-Shirt Swap

MSUB Pavilion, 11am-2pm

Recruitment 101

Learn about the sororities on campus

MSUB 219AB, 6pm

Paint the Night

Ultimate Campus Paint Party

Mesquite Grove, 8pm

Wednesday, September 2

Teched Out at TAMUK

Library, 9am-4pm

T-Shirt Swap

MSUB Pavilion, 11am-2pm

iJAV Henna Tattoos

MSUB Pavilion, 11am-1pm

Freshmen Convocation

Freshmen Only

SPEC, 3pm

Thursday, September 3

Hog Call

Spirits & Traditions Rally

In front of Javelina Dining Hall, 8:30pm

Late Night Breakfast

Free Breakfast

Javelina Dining Hall, 9:15pm

This page was last updated on: September 29, 2015