International Student Orientation

International Student Orientation

All new F-1 and J-1 students, including: Freshmen, Freshmen Transfer, Transfer students from other U.S. Institutions, graduate students, study-abroad students, and those students who changed their status to F-1 must attend this orientation. This is a requirement in addition to the New Student Orientation, Transfer Session Day or Graduate Orientation.

Topics covered: maintaining your F-1 status, employment, social security numbers and travel. Information will also be provided on U.S. culture, academic success, staying healthy and health insurance, opening a bank account, campus life, and more. 

Please bring your passport and I-20. If dependents travelled with you, bring their passport and I-20 as well. Students are required to stay for the entire orientation. Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the orientation. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Date:          Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Time:          8:30 am to 2:30 pm

Location:     University Hall, 7th Floor