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International Student Orientation Fall 2014

Welcome new international students! The Fall Semester 2014 orientation will be held on August 13-15. We can arrange for transportation from the Atlanta Airport on August 12. Contact us with any questions.

Important Links:

University Housing Move-In Details
Students' Guide
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August 12

4 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Airport Pick Up
Atlanta Airport International Arrivals Hall

Early University Housing Check-In

August 13

8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
Check-in/Breakfast – International Education Center, Bone House

International Center Staff

9 a.m.- 12:15 p.m.
International Student Orientation Session 1 - Atkinson Hall, Room 107

12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Lunch - Atkinson Hall, Room 110

12:45 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Tour of Central Campus

2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Tour of West Campus including Wellness and Recreational Center, Counseling Services and Student Health Services

Wellness Center

3:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Survival Shopping

7 p.m.
Dinner - The Den in the Student Activities Center

August 14
8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.
Breakfast - Atkinson Hall, Room 110

9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
International Student Orientation Session 2 - Atkinson Hall, Room 107

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch - Atkinson Hall, Room 110

2 p.m.
Finalize Registration - Go to Academic Department for Advisement, Obtain Bobcat Card

4 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
International Graduate Assistantship Orientation - Bone House

Convocation and evening activities as scheduled for the Week of Welcome (WOW)

August 15-17

Freshmen Programs and Circle Meetings - See WOW schedule

August 17

5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Welcome Picnic on Lake Sinclair
(Meet in front of Bone House at 4:30 for a ride.)

Welcome Picnic

August 18

Classes Begin

August 22

2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
International Student Orientation Wrap-Up Session - Atkinson Hall, Room 107

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