elcome to East Texas Baptist University! You are now an official ETBU Tiger and a valued
member of the ETBU family. Your success is our highest priority, and we will assist you in
every way possible as you strive to achieve your educational, personal, and spiritual goals.
To help you take full advantage of life here on the Hill, we are happy to present this copy of the
2013-14 Student Handbook. Inside this publication you will find a number of useful resources, including
our Student Code of Conduct, which is a set of guidelines designed to help you achieve the high standards of excellence we expect from the entire University community. Founded on Biblical principles and
enhanced through our rich Baptist heritage, the policies found in this handbook are meant to enable
you to enjoy life on our campus while accomplishing all your goals. As a student you are responsible
for knowing these policies and abiding by them.
Familiarize yourself with the information found inside, and keep the publication handy as a
valuable resource and reference guide. If you prefer an electronic version, the Student Handbook is
also available online.
All of us in Student Affairs look forward to working with you and sharing in your success at
ETBU. If you need assistance, please call 903-923-2320, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit our
office located in the Ornelas Student Center.