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Parents please remember new student LATE FEES start on July 31, 2018 and NEW STUDENTS MUST BE FINANCIALLY CLEARED BY THURSDAY, AUGUST 16, 2018. Failure to do so will prevent your student from moving into the residence hall !!!

Golden Tiger Experience: New Student Orientation Week

August 16-20, 2018 -- It's a Great Day to be a Golden Tiger!

student at orientation table

Welcome Golden Tigers CLASS of 2022 and New Transfer Students. We are so excited that you have selected Tuskegee University as your institution of higher learning for success.  In an effort to provide you with a smooth transition into Tuskegee University, the university has developed events geared to inform, interact, and inspire you.  Making this GOLDEN TIGER EXPERIENCE one you will not forget.

Please adhere to the following reminders for NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION, THURSDAY, AUGUST 16, 2018:

  • The New Student Orientation Welcome Program for Students and Parents will begin at 9 a.m. in the Chappie James Arena.
    *Students who did not pre-register by August 9th will have to register onsite with the
    nderstanding that an orientation packet may not be available until next week.
  • Check-in to Residence Halls for New Student Orientation is Thursday, August 16, 2018
    between 8am and 6pm ending promptly.Button:  click here to register

    *Move-in is only for those students who have a confirmed housing assignment, as no
    additional housing is available at this time.

    A confirmed housing assignment is provided once your balance is cleared (meaning
    paid in full) and housing is available. (Please contact the Bursar's Office at 334-727-8538
    for details on “Financially Cleared.”) 
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  • You will need to bring a black business suit/slacks/skirt, formal wear, white
    shirt/blouse/dress, and business casual along with the respective shoe types
    for participation in various activities of the week.

-- Abena Myers-Taylor, Dean of Student Life and NSO Coordinator

Golden Tiger Experience: New Student Orientation (NSO) 2018 -- General Session


Welcome Program
Thursday, August 16, 2018students smiling
 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.


Tuskegee University - Daniel "Chappie" James Center 
1200 W. Montgomery Rd.
Tuskegee, AL 36088


The GOLDEN TIGER EXPERIENCE is FIVE (5) Days of SKEGEE PRIDE and an information-packed orientation program developed to engage, and excite you about becoming a part of the Tuskegee University Family.  

Your attendance and participation will ensure that you learn the importance of the history,
culture, and Tuskegee Traditions. 

If you have questions about the program or as you complete your registration, 
please email us at

  • Please Register for the Orientation Session.
  • DEADLINE TO REGISTER:  Thursday, August 9, 2018.
  • Make sure that you have been FULLY ADMITTED and FINANCIALLY CLEARED before registering for orientation.  

New Student Clearance Process (Checklist)

  • Admissions Application Submitted and Acceptance Letter Received
  • $500 Pre-Enrollment Fee Paid
  • Financial Aid Processed & Award Letter Received
  • Student Health Requirement Complete
         Medical Information Form
  • Housing Application Complete
  • ALL Tuition & Fees Paid  
         - or -
  • Tuition Management Payment Plan Option Complete
  • Other Information Requests Complete


It’s a Great Day to Be a Golden Tiger!”


Contact Us         

Dean of Student Life and NSO Coordinator
Phone: 334-724-4832