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INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION

Spring 2021 Semester classes begin on February 8, 2021.

  • International Undergraduate Students will be able to move in to their Residence Hall on February 1, 2021. 
  • International Graduate Students may need to arrive earlier based on individual School and College orientation requirements.

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS: 

Orientation and Welcome Schedule 2021 is coming soon.  Please continue to check the Office of First-Year and Transfer Programs (FYTP)

GRADUATE STUDENTS:

All Orientation Sessions will be held via Zoom. 

Targeted to those who will be studying in the U.S. in Spring 2021 but you may join us if you are beginning your studies online from outside the U.S. if you wish.

There are multiple Immigration Essentials sessions scheduled on different dates and at different times.  You only need to attend ONE Immigration Essentials session.

Tuesday, January 19

  • 9:00 am-10 am              Immigration Essentials

    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 949 3870 1269; Passcode: 603089

  • 1:00 pm-2:30 pm         Off campus living, Local Communities and Support Network

    •  Zoom - Meeting ID: 875 895 2292

Wednesday, January 20

  • 9:00 am-10:00 am        Health Insurance and Medical Services 
    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 995 7593 6414; Passcode: 898623

  • 10:00 am-11:00 am     Counseling and Support Network 
    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 995 7593 6414; Passcode: 898623

  • 1:00 pm-2:30 pm          Coffee Hour: Learn success Tips on living and studying 
    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 875 895 2292

  • 3:00 pm-4:00 pm          Immigration Essentials
    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 949 3870 1269; Passcode: 603089

Thursday, January 21

  • 1:00 pm-2:30 pm          Casual Corner: Current students sharing support network
    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 875 895 2292

  • 3:00 pm-4:00 pm          Immigration Essentials
    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 949 3870 1269; Passcode: 603089

Friday, January 22

  • 9:00 am-10:00 am         Immigration Essentials
    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 949 3870 1269; Passcode: 603089

  • 12:45 pm-1:45 am        Public Safety and Personal Safety
    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 875 895 2292

Friday, February 5

  • 2:00 pm - 3:00pm         Campus Resources for Graduate students 

LATE IMMIGRATION ESSENTIALS SESSIONS:

Tuesday, January 26

  • 9:00 am-10 am              Immigration Essentials

    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 949 3870 1269; Passcode: 603089

Friday, January, 29

  • 3:00 pm-4:00 pm              Immigration Essentials

    • Zoom - Meeting ID: 949 3870 1269; Passcode: 603089

COVID-19 Quarantine Requirements:

Detailed instructions about COVID-19 quarantine procedures will be announced by the University closer to the beginning of the semester.  Please make sure to check your syr.edu email account on a regular basis, and StaySafe

Airport Pick Up:

If you need transportation from the airport to campus, please complete the Airport Registration Form after your flight has been confirmed. 

Transportation from Syracuse Hancock Airport to Syracuse University Campus will be provided for free on the designated dates before the start of Spring 2021 semester.
Transportation from New York City to Syracuse can only be requested for a group traveling within the same flight.  Minimum of 7 people.  Price: $100 dollars per person.  Please send email to: international@syr.edu to request a group pick up.