Orientation Confirmation

International student orientation will take place from Tuesday through Friday, 26-29 August 2014, beginning at 9:30 a.m. in Library 337.  Please plan to arrive in the USA before 26 August 2014, so that you may participate in the full program, a requirement for all international students.  Please refer to your orientation letter for more details.  Campus housing for undergraduate students who plan to on reside on campus in the fall semester will be available beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, 25 August 2014. Temporary on campus housing is available for graduate students on the nights of 25 and 26 of August 2014, if needed, and they may also check in beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, 25 August 2014.

To confirm your place at orientation, please contact Karen Tomkins-Tinch, Coordinator of International Student Programs, before 1 August 2014.  In your e-mail confirmation for orientation, please include:

  • Your full name 
  • Your home country 
  • An e-mail address at which we may contact you  
  • Your status (either undergraduate or graduate)
  • Confirmation that you will be staying on campus during the orientation period
  • The number of parents or other family members who will be attending the first day of orientation with you

An additional fee is required of both graduate and undergraduate students to cover the cost of orientation as well as the subsequent five-week seminar.