International Student Orientation

Completing the check-in and orientation process is your first formal immigration responsibility, and it will help you meet your legal reporting requirements and transition smoothly to life in the United States


Before you arrive at Emory, you should complete the pre-arrival portion of the Fall 2014 Orientation Checklist in ISSS Link. Finish the remainder of the checklist items before you attend your in-person orientation session on campus.

On campus

Each school or program hosts its own orientation for international students. The dates and times listed below are for the immigration session offered by ISSS. (TBD = to be determined.)

School/program Date Time Location
Goizueta Business School two-year MBAs Friday, July 25 9 – 11:30 a.m. TBD
School of Law (JM, LLM & SJD or JD) Monday, August 11 2 – 4 p.m. TBD
Rollins School of Public Health Wednesday, August 13 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Claudia Nance Rollins Building auditorium
Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing Wednesday, August 13 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Claudia Nance Rollins Building auditorium
Laney Graduate School Monday, August 18 noon – 1:30 p.m. Psychology Building, rm. 290
Candler School of Theology Tuesday, August 19 TBD TBD
Goizueta Business School graduate exchange students Friday, August 22 TBD TBD
Parents of Emory College students Friday, August 22 2 – 3 p.m. TBD
Emory College Friday, August 22 3 – 5 p.m. Cox Hall Ballroom
Emory College academic transfers Monday, August 25 5 – 6 p.m. White Hall, rm 206
Goizueta Business School undergraduate exchange students Monday, August 25 10:45 a.m. – noon TBD
Emory College students returning from a leave of absence Thursday, August 28 5 - 6 p.m. Dobbs University Center (DUC), Winship Ballroom
School of Medicine TBD TBD TBD
School of Allied Health TBD TBD TBD