New International Student Orientation

All F-1 and J-1 newly admitted international students are required to attend International New Student Orientation.


Undergraduate & Graduate Students

All newly admitted international undergraduate & graduate students must attend GW's Spring 2019 International Student Orientation session on Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Date: Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM 

Location: Marvin Center, Grand Ballroom (Third Floor)



Exchange Students  Consult with the Office for Study Abroad

Important Notes:

  • All newly admitted international students should check with their academic programs regarding school-specific orientations that will be held in addition to the international student orientation.
  • All newly admitted international students are welcome to attend any of the international student orientation sessions or events that do not conflict with their program and school-specific orientation schedule.

Pre-Arrival Immigration Guide

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Before Your Arrival

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