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Pathway NSO

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At Texas State, we are excited to welcome over 9,000 new Bobcats each year at New Student Orientation (NSO). 

These orientation sessions are for students who have accepted their Pathway offer and have submitted a signed contract. Attending this orientation session is required as part of the Pathway program.


Pathway Orientation Dates

June 29 - 30 CLOSED

The Pathway orientation session is now closed. If you have questions about your Pathway contract, please email processing@txstate.edu.


Pathway NSO Fee = $175 (Non-refundable)

Orientation fees are split into two parts, $115 at the time of sign-up and $60 on the student's tuition bill.

You may qualify for an NSO fee waiver if you have an approved admissions fee waiver on file with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. For more information on fee waivers, please visit our fee waiver webpage.


Expectations & Schedules

Visit our Expectations & Schedules webpage to find out about what needs to be completed prior to attending NSO, to learn about what to bring to your orientation session, or to download a tentative schedule.