Island Day, Campus Preview Event

Test the Waters at the Island University!

Event Details

Island Day is Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi's official campus preview event designed especially for prospective students and their families. At Island Day, you will have an opportunity to learn about our top academic programs by connecting with faculty during a simulated classroom experience or by touring our state-of-the-art facilities. 

These events are for prospective freshmen and transfer students who want to learn more about the Island University. 

2024-2025 Dates Coming Soon!

Registration for the April 20 Island Day is now closed. On-site registration will be available between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. at the Performing Arts Center (second entrance of campus). 

Click here to view the agenda for April 20th, 2024!  


What to Expect at Island Day 

  • Welcome Session
  • Academic Showcases (presentations and facility tours)
  • Free Lunch
  • Department and Organization Fair
  • Islander Housing Presentation and Tours 
  • Financial Aid Presentation and Workshops
  • Admissions Presentations and Workshops
  • Meet Current Students
  • Meet with Admissions Counselors and Financial Aid Advisors  

Tentative Agenda

8:20 - 9:00 a.m. | Check-in 
9:00 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. | Welcome to Island Day and mini-pep rally
9:45 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. | Academic Showcases 
11: 30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Lunch and Department/Org Fair Rotations
1:00 - 3:45 p.m. | Afternoon Session (Admissions, Financial Aid, Housing, Tours, etc) 

Check-out opens at 1:00 p.m. - Students must check-out to get their free T-shirt.