Virtual Programming

University Center

 

Student Success

Got questions about Student Success and the services provided? Looking for resources to make this semester a success? We’ve got you covered!! Live chat with a Student Success Advocate from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM Monday through Friday. Select “Student Success Outreach” from the dropdown menu to be connected with an Advocate!

 

Virtual Tours and Museums


Experience the best museums from NYC to France in the comfort of your own home. Check out these sites to go on virtual tours of different museums and specific exhibits.

Check out some cool places around the world from National Parks to National Landmarks.

Texas Flair

 

Animal Webcams

Lions, tigers and bears, oh my! Just want a cute and cuddly distraction? Check out several different animal live cam options from watching silly sea otters and curious elephants or just mellow out to the hypnotic drifting jellyfish.

 

Bored but can't go anywhere? Check these out.

 

New Student and Family Programs

University Center

  • Monday Mindfulness/Motivation
    Posts will include a motivational quote to encourage students to remain positive and embrace the new academic setting. The caption will include a call to action to like and comment on the post. Hashtag to us #UCMindfulMondays. Comment on the post and a winner will be chosen to win some cool prizes. Follow the University Center on Instagram and Twitter.
  • Virtual Patriot Nites Concerts. Watch your student email for details. There is a new concert every Friday night. Find out more on Patriots Engage.
  • Check out these virtual events at the following link: Houla Entertainment.

Residence Life

Patriot Productions(formerly Campus Activities Board)

Greek Life

Student Counseling Services

  • Feeling Socially Distant lately? Join the NEW Virtual Hangout for UT Tyler Students Wednesdays at 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. Facilitated by Linda and Jodi. Sign up here to receive the link to join the conversation.

 Rec Sports

Free/Low Cost Internet Access for Students

  • Suddenlink (and Optimum) offers free 30 Mbps access for 60 days. Also, nobody will lose access over the next 60 days because they cannot pay their existing lines. Students must call the toll free number to enroll: Link
  • AT&T is suspending data caps and overage charges, won’t cancel wireless service because of inability to pay, and will keep their wifi hot spots open for public use. They also will continue (this is always been available) their $10 per month Access for qualifying limited-income households: Link
  • Comcast also provides limited income household internet access for $9.95 per month, and is giving 2 months for free to qualifying households:Link
  • Additionally, Comcast is offering free access to their Xfinity hotspots. A map of those hotspots an be found here: Link
  • Charter is providing free internet (up to 100 Mbps) for college students impacted by COVID-19. Student will need to call the toll free number listed here: Link

 

Free Virtual Events