International Student Orientation

International students should plan to arrive Monday or Tuesday, August 24 and 25 and are expected to attend all of the following activities:

  • Orientation: Wednesday, August 26 - Friday, August 28, 2015
  • New Student Orientation: Friday, August 28 - Wednesday, September 2, 2015


Wednesday August 26                        7:45am Breakfast - Hulman Union

Report to Kahn Room, Hulman Union --  Discussion topics:  
Math, Physics, Chemistry, Humanities courses
Academic Rules & Discipline
Residence Hall Life
Public Safety on-campus
Health Services
Counseling Services
Logan Library
Learning Center
ESL assistance 

      11:30am Lunch break
      12:30pm Bus departs for off-campus activities
      5:30pm Dinner on-campus
      7:00pm Panel discussion - Hulman Union
Thursday August 27     7:45am Breakfast - Hulman Union
      8:45 - 11:30am                    English language test of reading & writing - Location TBA
      11:30am Lunch
      1:30 - 4:30pm       

Individual English speaking test  [15 minutes]  Location TBA
Special activities  & sports in the Student Recreation Center /SRC, plus outdoor activities 

      5:30pm International Dinner - Speed Lawn
      7:00pm Panel discussion - Hulman Union
Friday August 28     7:45am Breakfast - Hulman Union
      8:30 - 11:30am     

Heritage Room, Hulman Union --  Discussion topics:
Immigration regulations -  Staying in status;  Working legally in USA & Social security numbers
Career Services
Driving & driver’s license


Lunch – all freshman move-in begins!  Meet your hall mates!