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2017 International Education Week photo contest winners announced

The Office of International Programs celebrated this year's International Education Week with its annual photo contest, asking students to share their experiences abroad through photos. After receiving a few dozen submissions, we opened up the voting to all international students and faculty as...

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Dates and Location

Orientation Dates and Location

Spring Orientation

  • New Undergraduate Students: UTSA's new student orientation will take place on January 4, 2018.  This is a mandatory event for new international students and will begin promptly at 8 AM on Thursday morning.  Depending on the holds you  have in ASAP, you may be required to attend additional days for testing (ELAP, TSI, advising -if you have questions or concerns about your holds, Login on ASAP). Get Rowdy Ready before you attend orientation

  • New Graduate Students: Register with The Graduate School for new student orientation. The Office of International Programs will be present at this orientation in order to conduct Immigration Check-In.  Students are able to begin coming in to the International Office starting on January 2nd to submit immigration documents. 
  • IEP Admitted Students: UTSA's new student orientation will take place on January 4, 2018.  This is a mandatory event for new international students and will begin promptly at 1PM on Thursday afternoon. Please contact ESLservices@utsa.edu.  

 

New International Student Orientation is mandatory for all new international students.

By attending orientation, students will:

  • Gain knowledge of UTSA student support services and academic life
  • Gain a better understanding of the personal, legal and financial responsibilities of attending college
  • Reduce anxiety about the transition to U.S. college life
  • Complete registration requirements

International students may not be able to enroll in classes until they have completed UTSA International Student Orientation.