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Storrs International Graduate & Exchange Student Orientation

Monday, August 19, 2019
8:00am – 2:30pm

Storrs Campus
Student Union, 2110 Hillside Rd, Storrs, CT 06268, USA

This orientation is for all international graduate students attending the Storrs Campus to provide the necessary information to navigate life at UConn. Please note that it is required for all incoming international students to attend this mandatory Orientation. We look forward to seeing you there!

Check back for a more detailed schedule of events for the day. 8:00am: Optional Campus Tour/ Optional One-Card Pick up 8:30am: Check-In, Student Union Theater 9:00am: Introductions & Orientation Sessions begin, Student Union Theater 9:20am: Safety with Campus Police 9:55am: Counseling and Mental Health Presentation 10:40am: F-1/J-1 Visa Regulations 11:45am: Lunch for Graduate Students, Student Union Ballroom Lunch for Exchange Students, Meet with Gabriella 12:30pm: Break-out Sessions begin, Student Union, various rooms There will be 5 afternoon blocks (12:30-1pm, 1-1:30pm, 1:30-2pm, 2-2:30pm, & 2:30- 3pm) There will be 5-6 different sessions offered during each block. Students should choose which session they would like to attend. Each session will be offered 2-3 times throughout the afternoon. All sessions will take place on the third floor of the Student Union. 3pm: Ice cream social for all returning and new students, Student Union Ballroom 4:15pm: Walmart Trip (Optional)

Contact:

ISSS Storrs, 8604863855, international@uconn.edu

International Student & Scholar Services (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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