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EXCHANGE STUDENT CHECK IN AND ORIENTATION

Mandatory Check In for all new international exchange students

Fall 2015

DATE:         Sunday August 23

LOCATION: 125 Minor Hall

TIME:          2:30 - 5:00 pm

You are required to bring the following:

  • Passport with Admission number printout (www.cbp.gov/I94)
  • DS-2019
  • verification of health insurance that meets US government requirements for J-1.  Please be sure documentation is in English.

 

 

Other activities

There are a number of activities scheduled in the first few weeks.

 

Aug. 17-19  ISO Open House

 

Aug  17-18   Meet up dinners with Global Greeters.  Small group dinners on The Corner.  Meet on the steps of Minor Hall at 6 pm

 

Aug 18-19   Shopping buses - a free shuttle bus sponsored by the ISO that will take student to a variety of stores for cell phones, bedding and other school supplies.  Buses will run a continuous loop from 10 am - 4 pm.

 

Aug 18-19    Insider Tours - Global Greeters will host tours of Grounds highlighting important locations and favorite spots!  Meet on the steps of Minor Hall at 4:15 pm.

 

Aug 19         Welcome dinner for international students & parents.  This event requires advance registration:

http://uvaclubs.virginia.edu/signature-initiatives/international-welcome-dinner/

 

Aug 25       Welcome dinner for exchange students - 6:00 pm Newcomb Hall Kaleidscope Room

 

A more complete calendar of activities will be posted in the coming weeks.