The University of Texas at Tyler invites prospective students and their families to Spring 2017 Patriot Preview Day Saturday, March 4.

Check-in and on-site registration begins at 8:30 a.m. in The University of Texas at Tyler R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center.

Activities throughout the day include campus tours, academic information sessions and a university showcase. Lunch is provided, and all prospective students will receive a Patriot Preview Day goodie bag. A registration fee of $10 per family must be paid prior to attending the event. To register, visit

The university showcase will give families the opportunity to meet faculty and student organization representatives.

Academic sessions allow prospective students to receive information about academic departments. Discussions will include general information about degree offerings, programs and specific program requirements.

In the special interest sessions, participants will hear about The University of Texas at Tyler’s many opportunities for student involvement.

For more information, call the Admissions Welcome Center, 903.566.7203 or email

One of the 14 campuses of the UT System, The University of Texas at Tyler features excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. More than 80 undergraduate and graduate degrees are available at The University of Texas at Tyler, which has an enrollment of almost 10,000 high-ability students. The University of Texas at Tyler offers courses at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine as well as a location in Houston.