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Texas State University
Thornton International House
601 University Dr.
San Marcos, TX 78666

Tel : (512) 245 7966
Fax: (512) 245 8264

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Pre-Arrival Handouts

docx iconHousing Options & Comparisons for New Students : Orientation Housing Options & more(DOCX, 19.8 KB)

A downloadable helpful handout with an overview of housing options students have during orientation

doc iconSEVIS Record Transfer In Form : SEVIS record Transfer Form(DOC, 149.0 KB)

This form must be completed by the student (Section A only) and by their old university or college, and returned to the Texas State International Office.

docx iconADJUSTING TO CULTURE(DOCX, 29.6 KB)
docx iconArrival(DOCX, 146.3 KB)
docx iconBANKING_handbook(DOCX, 1746.3 KB)
docx iconCALENDAR of EVENTS(DOCX, 15.2 KB)
docx iconClassroom Behavior(DOCX, 133.8 KB)
docx iconConversions(DOCX, 61.3 KB)
docx iconDRESS(DOCX, 47.4 KB)
docx iconGETTINGINVOLVED(DOCX, 148.9 KB)
docx iconHEALTHCARE(DOCX, 18.4 KB)
docx iconHOUSING(DOCX, 16.7 KB)
docx iconPre-Arrival(DOCX, 157.1 KB)
docx iconResources(DOCX, 191.4 KB)
docx iconSAFETY&LAWS(DOCX, 26.0 KB)
docx iconTRANSPORTATION(DOCX, 17.7 KB)
pdf iconCulture Grams : Culture Gram- Learn about the U.S. Culture(PDF, 500.5 KB)
pdf iconhowtosurviveintheus : How to Survive in the U.S. - A handbook for new international students(PDF, 135.9 KB)
pdf iconPriscillia's Texas Adventure : Read about Texas State from an International Student's Perspective(PDF, 809.9 KB)

One of Master's Students from Malaysia writes for a magazine back home. She wrote this article during her first semester at Texas State and gives her point of view about the residence halls, transportation, San Marcos, American sporting events and more.