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New Student Welcome Weekend

Incoming students and their parents please click here to go to the Incoming Student Welcome Weekend page

UTMB Welcome Weekend is a collaborative university event between the Office of Student Life and Student Organization Leaders to welcome and provide a brief orientation for the Fall 2013 Incoming Students. Welcome Weekend showcases the UTMB culture, provides opportunities to build peer networks and introduces UTMB leadership to both new and continuing students. Welcome Weekend events take place at the Moody Gardens Convention Center and Hotel.

If you would like to be involved in the planning and fun at Welcome Weekend, join the Planning Committee! There are a number of opportunities to make a difference and help make this Welcome Weekend the BEST Welcome Weekend YET!

Student Planning Committee Meeting Dates

  • Registration Committee meeting - Tuesday, June 11th - Room 2.124, Student Center
  • Tuesday, June 28th
  • Monday, July 8th
  • Wednesday, July 31st
  • Wednesday, August 7th
  • Wednesday, August 7th - 5:00 pm - Casino Dealer Training
  • Tuesday, August 13th
  • Wednesday, August 14th - 5:00 pm - Backpack/Packet Assembly
  • Welcome Weekend - Saturday, August 17th

Meetings will take place at noon in Joe’s Cafeteria in the Jamail Student Center unless designated differently.

If you would like to join the committee, please email Mike Cromie at mcromie@utmb.edu.

Welcome Weekend will take place on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Moody Gardens Convention Center.

Click here to see the Welcome Weekend schedule.

If you have any questions regarding this event, please feel free to contact the Office of Student Life, 2nd floor in the Jamail Student Center or call us at (409) 772-1996.

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Lee Hage Jamail Student Center
University of Texas Medical Branch
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Telephone: (409) 772-1996
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