2020 Islander Launch (new student orientation) programming will be in an online format due to the recent impact of COVID-19, more commonly known as the Coronavirus.

For the latest updates from TAMUCC about the COVID-19 situation, visit https://www.tamucc.edu/campus-announcements/coronavirus.html

Transfer Islander Launch Online

Transfer Islander Launch Online (new student orientation) is designed for you to receive key information important to your success at TAMU-CC. 

Summer/Fall 2020 Students: You are required to complete Transfer Islander Launch Online to meet your orientation requirement. 

The Transfer Islander Launch Online course is available via the TAMU-CC Blackboard course portal at no cost. It provides you with all the information you need to start your first semester. To begin you will need to:

  1. Claim your University-assigned Island ID. Click here to set up your account or reset your password.
  2. Log in to the TAMU-CC Blackboard online course portal using your Island ID/password.
  3. Click on the course ILT_2020b: Transfer Islander Launch summer/fall
  4. Plan to spend 45-60 minutes reviewing the sections.
  5. Once you have completed the quiz at the end, you are done!

Register for classes

If you have no holds on your account, you are ready to register for classes and should begin working with your Academic Advisor now to create a schedule. Contact information for all Academic Advisors is available here.

Transfer Checklist

From the point of admittance until you start classes, there are plenty of things you will need to do to become an Islander. We've provided a comprehensive checklist below to help get you on the right track. As long as you have no holds on your account, you are ready to register for classes and should begin working with your Academic Advisor now to create a schedule. Contact information for all Academic Advisors is available here

Download checklist  

Contact Us

The Islander Launch Crew
361-825-2700
IslanderLaunch@tamucc.edu