October 5, 2022

Coastal Bend College

The latest official news from CBC!

Cougar Day New Student Orientation Dates Set for August

Welcome to Cougar Days and Welcome to Coastal Bend College! At Coastal Bend College we want to support your educational dreams and career goals. The information provided on the Cougar Days orientation is designed to help you become a successful student. By completing the Cougar Days orientation we know that you are serious about your education and meeting some important goals in your life. There is much more information you need to know and we encourage you to become familiar with the college catalog, semester class schedule, and student handbook. These documents provide important information on becoming a better student, understanding the programs of study (your degree plan), available student support services, academic policies, student rights and responsibilities and expected student conduct.  We wish you the very best success at Coastal Bend College.

Our goal is to provide you with beneficial information to enable you to make informed and educated decisions. We welcome any questions you may have. We look forward to helping you by serving your educational needs.

Where students come first and where your future begins!

All new students are invited and strongly encouraged to attend this event. Cougar Day is held each summer before the new Fall semester begins at all four CBC locations (Beeville, Alice, Kingsville, and Pleasanton). Events include opportunities to:

Meet the CBC President, Faculty, Staff, and current CBC Students!    

  • Get advice and tips from our CBC Faculty and staff to help you succeed!
  • Free lunch and campus tour

Learn about available resources on campus and online such as:

· Student Success Center and Library 

· CBC Events & Workshops

· Free Tutoring 

· Cougar Card and more!

· Intramural Sports & Athletics   

· Academic Advising and Financial Aid Advising

· Campus Connect, Student Email, and BlackBoard

· Free CBC t-shirt and other goodies

· Meet other freshmen and participate in Fun Activities!

· Find out what to expect on your first day of class

Orientation is Free! Cougar Day Orientation will run from 9am-2pm and Cougar Evening Orientation will run from 6pm-8pm on the following days:

ALICE: August 6, 2019

KINGSVILLE: August 8, 2019

PLEASANTON: August 13, 2019

BEEVILLE: August 15, 2019

Register Now at the below links!