International Orientation

Orientation

Orientation is designed to ease your transition to studying and living in the United States. It is an opportunity to review immigration, academic, financial, and other practical matters.  The orientation includes a campus tour.  International Orientation is mandatory for all new F-1 and J-1 visa holders.

2021-2022 Mandatory Orientation Meeting Information:

  • F-1 visa holders: Wednesday, August 18, 2021. 10am EST. Combs Hall, Room 139.
  • J-1 visa holders: Friday, August 20, 2021. 9:00am EST. Lee Hall, Room 412

Please bring your legal documents to Orientation. CIE will review your documents and determine whether your legal status is marked correctly and make copies for our records, as required by U.S. law. The following documents must be brought with you to orientation:

  • Your passport with your visa stamp.
  • Your I-94  Admission Number print out (students may print this form during orientation).
  • Your Form I-20 or DS-2019.