International Student Orientation

Welcome to ASU

Arizona State University hosts a number of welcome 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.

If you have any questions, please contact us at or +1 480-727-4776.

International Student Orientation virtual programming

ASU is excited to welcome you to virtual International Student Orientation sessions created specifically for international students like you. Whether you are able to come to campus in person or are planning to attend ASU virtually, please register for these mandatory sessions to get prepared for the fall semester.

Register for orientation

These sessions are offered at various dates and times from Saturday, Aug. 15 through Wednesday, Aug. 19 in Arizona time. You are required to attend each session once at the times that work best for you. See the schedule below.

Immigration updates and informationSaturday, Aug. 15, 20208–8:45 p.m.
Academic integritySaturday, Aug. 15, 20208:45–9:05 p.m.
Academic success and online learningSaturday, Aug. 15, 20209:05–10:05 p.m.
Health services and insuranceSaturday, Aug. 15, 202010:05–10:25 p.m.
Immigration updates and informationMonday, Aug. 17, 20206–6:45 p.m.
Academic integrityMonday, Aug. 17, 20206:45–7:05 p.m.
Academic success and online learningMonday, Aug. 17, 20207:05–8:05 p.m.
Health services and insuranceMonday, Aug. 17, 20208:05–8:25 p.m.
Immigration updates and informationWednesday, Aug. 19, 20208–8:45 a.m.
Academic integrityWednesday, Aug. 19, 20208:45–9:05 a.m
Academic success and online learningWednesday, Aug. 19, 20209:05–10:05 a.m.
Health services and insuranceWednesday, Aug. 19, 202010:05–10:25 a.m.

Free arrival transportation

No matter when you arrive in Phoenix this semester, 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.

Reserve transportation

Welcome Week and semester-long events

Sun Devil Welcome

All international students should attend Sun Devil Welcome on Tuesday, Aug. 18 from 4 to 4:45 p.m. Learn more about this exciting event.  

Learn more           

Academic college assemblies

All first-year undergraduate international students should attend their academic college assembly on Tuesday, Aug. 18.

See your college’s assembly details here.

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.

Event schedule