All entering internationals on an F or J visa are required to attend International Student Orientation. The immigration requirements and legal obligations to maintain your legal status will be given as well as other important items of information. In both the fall and spring semesters, the International Student Orientation typically falls on the Monday preceding the first day of class.

The International Student Orientation and the general student Orientation are two different events. The International Student Orientation is held first and is mandatory whereas the general Orientation is optional, but strongly encouraged, to all new students

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