Pre-Arrival Checklist


Once you have received your student visa you may enter the U.S. 30 days prior to your program start date. Before you arrive we encourage you to prepare accordingly.

If you are interested in living on-campus there are two facilities that you can chose from - the Residential Learning Community (RLC) and the University Village (UV). 
ISMP is a peer support system that helps international students adjust to their new environment. All incoming international student are encouraged to participate.

International Engagement provides courtesy airport pick-up at the start of each semester. *Pick-up will only be provided upon form submission.

For Fall 2020, airport pick-up services are not available. We ask students to utilize public forms of transportation.

All F and J visa holders are required to attend orientation.

For Fall 2020, International Student Orientation will be offer via an online module to be completed at your own pace. 

All international students must report to International Engagement upon their arrival and present the following documents: Passport, Visa, I-94 (electronic version), and I-20/DS-2019.

For Fall 2020, Check-In can be completed online.
All students under 22 years of age as of first class date must submit proof of bacterial meningitis.

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