Orientation

Students

We provide information on how to best transition to the U.S. and the BU community to new degree and non-degree students at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. These mandatory sessions feature an introduction to ISSO services and include critical visa and immigration information, as well as important tips on cultural adjustment, employment in the US, the American classroom, and health.

Graduate

Spring 2018 ISSO INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION 
will be held on:

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
at 11:00 am

George Sherman Union, Conference Auditorium
775 Commonwealth Ave, 2nd floor
Directions

During this orientation session, advising staff from the International Students & Scholars Office will provide an overview of topics including Cultural Adjustment, Immigration and Employment.

Undergraduate

ISSO’s International Student Advising team participates in Boston University Orientation to offer a program tailored for international students.

International freshman, MET International undergraduate students, and Exchange–XRG students, are encouraged to register through the Orientation office:

Spring 2018 ISSO INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION 
will be held on:

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
at 2:00 pm

George Sherman Union, Metcalf Hall
775 Commonwealth Ave, 2nd floor
Directions

New J-1 Scholar Check-in and Orientation

New J Exchange Visitors in the Professor, Research Scholar, Short-Term Scholar, Student Intern and Specialist categories should plan to attend the New J-1 Check-in and Orientation. This session is offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays each week. No registration is required.