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Fall Classes officially start TUESDAY, January 19, 2016.

Denton and Dallas Campus Student Orientation
Please make arrangements to arrive on the Denton campus by Tuesday, January 5, 2016 to attend a mandatory orientation session.  

Transportation from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport to TWU Denton Campus
The TWU Denton campus is located about 30 miles North of the Dallas/Fort Worth Airport. Options for transportation from the airport to Denton: 

Super Shuttle Service:  This service is available 24 hours from DFW Airport
Phone Toll Free:  1-800-258-3826 OR online at
Follow ground transportation signs. Reservations are not required. 

Star Cab: This service is available 24 hours from DFW Airport
Phone:  214-252-0055 OR 214-821-7888
Follow ground transportation signs. Reservations are not required. 


For on-campus housing visit Housing Department website. For off-campus housing, the College Apartment Guide (Denton and Surrounding Areas). At this time, there is no temporary on-campus housing available.


Bring sufficient funds to cover your expenses for several weeks. It is advisable to bring traveler's checks and not to carry cash. It is a good idea, however, to exchange some currency for United States dollars to cover immediate expenses, such as transportation, phone calls, and tips. Contact a bank in your country for instructions on how to transfer funds to a bank in Texas. The university and local businesses accept only United States dollars.


Be prepared to pay tuition for the first semester upon arrival. You will receive a bill for tuition charges and all applicable fees (including housing and meal plans, if living on campus) which must be paid when registering for your classes. You can pay by cash, check, traveler's checks, money order, or credit card. You can contact the Cashier's Office for information regarding the Installment Plan, which will allow you to pay your bill in three monthly installments.

If you are a scholarship recipient, and have questions as to how it will pay for your tuition, and when the remaining amount will be dispersed to you, please contact the Financial Aid office.

Testing for Tuberculosis

All testing must take place in the United States at a licensed medical facility. Immediately upon arrival, you should visit the Health Services office to be screened for Tuberculosis. You will not be allowed to register for classes until you have been cleared by Student Health Services. Note: It may take TWU Student Health Services 48-72 hours to receive your TB test results after the blood test.


If you will be enrolling at the TWU Houston campus, please send an email to Ms. Deborah Unruh, Student Life Coordinator. See more information regarding the orientation in Houston. Students will also be expected to attend one of the General Orientations.

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