New Staff Orientation
The Staff Development Team strives to welcome new staff members to the Division of Student Affairs by providing opportunities for new staff to meet other staff, learn about the Division of Student Affairs as a whole and to make new staff aware of networking opportunities.
New Staff Welcome Social
A chance to mingle with other new staff members and leadership and to learn some general information about the Division and new staff orientation opportunities.
University Club, Rudder Tower
New Staff Orientation Workshop
A half-day workshop designed to introduce new staff to each other, and to learn about the Division of Student Affairs as a whole. Topics include a history and culture of Student Affairs as Texas A&M University, current strategic initiatives, scope of services offered, and how to get involved in networking opportunities within and outside of the Division.
The New Staff Orientation Workshop for the 2016 fall semester will be on September 30th from 8:15 am - 2:30 pm. Invitations will be sent to all staff hired since September 1, 2015.
Additional resources from the New Staff Orientation Workshop from 2015:
- Networking Opportunities Handout
- Glossary of acronyms
- DSA Map
- Traditions Handout
- Vision, Mission, and Committments
Other helpful links for New Staff
BCS Chamber of Commerce
The Arts Council of the Brazos Valley
Employee Assistance Program
Filex - Transfer large files electronically
Texas A&M University Libraries - Request books, articles, theses, dissertations, and other materials for free other
Rosenthal Meat Lab
Transportation Services - Ride the TAMU buses for free as staff
University Club – on-campus dining on the 11th floor of Rudder Tower; Happy Hour Thursdays 4pm – 7pm
Brazos Valley Farmer’s Market
City of Bryan
City of College Station
United Way Volunteering
First Fridays in Downtown Bryan
Visitor’s Bureau Bryan-College Station
TAMU Appelt Aggieland Visitor Center