International Student Orientation

International Student Orientation is mandatory and provides a variety of information regarding life at UALR, campus services for students, academic policies, the U.S. educational system, American culture, health and nutrition concerns, and immigration regulations. Students will also learn more about the Office of International Student Services and the support and retention activities it offers to the community.

Spring 2016 International Student Orientation

Orientation for the Spring 2016 semester is January 5-6! View the Pre-Semester Checklist and Orientation Schedule to prepare for the first day of the semester, January 11.

Immigration Reporting

During the mandatory international student orientation prior to the start of each semester, all new F-1 and J-1 international students and visiting scholars are will report to International Student Services. After attending orientation and completing the Immigration Reporting requirements, the International Reporting hold will be removed from the student’s record.

Register for Orientation