International Orientation

Schedule for 2021 International Orientation *Still being finalized*

Below is the schedule for International Orientation. View the rest of the schedule for August 18–22.

Sunday, August 15

3:00P - 7:00P 

Check-in (Orientation pack, room key)

International Programs  WSC

5:00P - 6:00P

Optional: dinner in the JBU cafeteria

Kresge Dining Hall

 

 

 

Monday, August 16 *Wear your orientation t-shirt!

7:30A - 8:15A

Breakfast

Kresge Dining Hall

8:15A - 9:30A

Welcome & Introductions

Simmons A/C

9:30A - 1:00P

INTL / WISP Breakout groups - Three rotations

Simmons A/C

 

English & Math test (alert via email)

SBC 109

 

Bank account

Arvest

 

ID cards (11A-1P only)

WSC

9:00A - 12:00P

MK's meet MIR's and MuKappa President

WSC 204  

 

ID cards (11A-12P)

WSC

11:30A - 12:45P

Lunch

Kresge Dining Hall

1:00P - 2:30P

Wellness & Community

Simmons A/C

2:30P - 3:00P

Group Picture

Simmons A/C

3:00P - 4:00P

Goals & Expectations

Simmons A/C

5:00P - 7:00P

Dinner

Meet at WSC loading dock

7:00P - 8:30P

Walmart Run

Meet at WSC loading dock

 

 

 

Tuesday, August 17 *Wear float clothes! Plan to get wet and bring a hat & sunscreen.

 

7:30A - 8:30A

Breakfast 

Kresge Dining Hall

8:45A - 2:00P

Rive Float Trip!

Meet at WSC loading dock

3:30P - 5:00P

Cultural Adjustment Skills

Simmons B

5:00P - 6:00P

Rib Crib Dinner

Simmons B

7:30P - 9:30P

Optional: Movie & Popcorn – bring a pillow!

TBD

 

 

 

Wednesday, August 18

 

7:30A - 8:30A

Breakfast

Kresge Dining Hall

8:30A - 10:00A

MANDATORY F-1 visa Social Security application

Work-study: Passport, I-10, I-94

Simmons

10:00A - 11:00A

MANDATORY F-1 visa information

WSC 204

10:00A - 11:00A

Registration Line for MKs

Simmons

11:00A - 12:00P

Registration Line for F-1 visa

Simmons

 

 

 

Friday, August 20

 

8:30A - 11:30A

Social Security Office - required for ALL F-1 visa

INTL Office WSC