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Move In Aug. 21; Classes Begin Aug. 26

(AUSTIN, Texas) 8.19.13 — Residence hall move in for first-year Huston-Tillotson University students is scheduled on Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. for those who have not completed the registration process.  Students who completed registration during the summer may move into the residence halls on Thursday, Aug 22, beginning at 6 a.m. Returning students may move in on Friday, Aug. 23 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Classes begin on Monday, Aug. 26.

The move in also launches New Student Orientation and a traditional Matriculation Ceremony, designed to assist students with the college transition.  The Matriculation Ceremony is scheduled on Thursday, Aug. 22 at 11 a.m. on the campus in King-Seabrook Chapel, 900 Chicon Street.

Huston-Tillotson University offers Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degrees in biology, business administration, communication, chemistry, computer science, computer information systems, criminal justice, education, environmental studies, English, history, kinesiology, mathematics, music, political science, psychology and sociology.  A minor can be earned in most of the disciplines, including religions studies and African and African American Studies.

An enrollment of 918 students in 2013 reflected the University’s highest enrollment since the 1952 merger of Samuel Huston and Tillotson colleges into what is now Huston-Tillotson University. 

For a complete orientation schedule, to discover more about Huston-Tillotson University, or to enroll for the upcoming term, contact Enrollment Management at 512.505.3028 or visit