Spring 2015 Mandatory International Student Orientation

January 20, 2015 - January 23, 2015

 

Orientation schedule

Category Schedule
F-1 Students TBA
J-1 Students TBA

 

*F1 International Students should plan to arrive for the Spring 2015 Semester no later than January 15, 2015

*Orientation schedule is subject to change

 

Tests registration links

ELM (Entry-Level Mathematics Test) and/or EPT (English Placement Test)

Test date: Friday, January 16, 2015 (In the morning)

Test registration deadline: January 9, 2015

Location: To be announced
 

CMSPT (Composition for Multilingual Students Placement Test)

Test date: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 1PM (Check in starts at 12:00 noon)

Location: Humanities Building (HUM), Room 112

****Who should take CMSPT?

 

 

Information for F-1 and J-1 students

Banking Guide
Mobile Phone Guide

 

Information for F-1 students

New F1 International students information
(Visa & Immigration, arrival Information, and I-20 transfer procedures)

 

Information for J-1 students

If you have been accepted into an exchange program SF State through your university, you will need to attend the Mandatory International Student Orientation.  The orientation is a f-day program mandated by the US government according to the J-1 visa requirements that will take place the week before classes begin.

NOTE: J-1 exchange students are REQUIRED to attend each day of the orientation.

 

You must attend the orientation. In addition to the panels and presentations conducted by the Office of International Programs, the orientation is also an opportunity for international students to meet American students at SF Stateand explore San Francisco through the IEEC buddy program and IEEC social events. A detailed orientation schedule will be emailed to you one month before the orientation.

If you have any questions after you have read the packet, please direct them to j1oip@sfsu.edu.

J-1 Pre-Arrival and Post-Arrival Checklist
J-1 Orientation Packet and Guide