International Student Arrival Orientation
Arizona State University hosts a number of orientation events for incoming international students. These informative and interactive programs offer an overview of a wide variety of topics to help you learn more about ASU.
The spring 2021 International Student Orientation will be held virtually on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Arizona time.
The schedule of topics includes:
Welcome from ASU
Immigration and International Students and Scholars Center overview
Academic success and technology
Academic success resources and tutoring
Health Services and insurance
U.S. classroom culture
Register for classes
Incoming undergraduate and graduate international students are expected to attend the spring 2021 International Student Orientation prior to attending spring classes. Contact your advisor prior to attending International Student Orientation to enroll in spring courses.
No matter when you arrive in Phoenix, you will have access to ASU’s free airport arrival services with Lyft. If you would like to reserve your free transportation from the Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport to your final housing destination on- or off-campus, please fill out this form.
Post-orientation resources and events
Outside of international orientation, here are some videos we suggest you watch, resources you should review, and events you should attend to make the most of your ASU experience.
ASU Welcome events
Virtual and on-campus events that are open and free to all students. Events are designed to help you prepare for a successful college experience, connect with new people, and make the most of your Sun Devil life. New events are added each day, so check back often for new, engaging opportunities.
International student digital guide videos
Whether you are joining us on campus or from your home country, we want you to feel prepared for the upcoming semester in a digital environment. Watch these helpful videos that provide tools and resources to prepare you for ASU.
International Students and Scholars Center programming
We highly encourage you to attend the events designed for international students by the ISSC. These community events and activities include weekly workshops and free English tutoring and conversation practice. See the full schedule and learn more.
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