The Office of International Programs will host a one-day mandatory orientation for incoming international students on Friday, August 17th. Topics like health insurance, immigration, cultural issues, and practical resources will be covered. You will get a chance to meet other Puget Sound students and staff members. International Student Orientation isn't just for international students on F-1 or J-1 Visas. Third Culture Kids are welcome to attend the international student orientation as well.
You will have the opportunity to move into your residence halls on Thursday, August 16th.
Please plan your flight to arrive at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) before 5pm on Thursday, August 16th.
If you are arriving early to attend our international student orientation, we will be able to provide airport pick-up services for you. Please contact us ahead of time if you need this service.
See here for more information about the full new student orientation!