Comet Calendar, The Official Event Calendar for UT Dallas http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/rss.php en-us This week's events for International Center at UT Dallas International Student Orientation http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220436681?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220436681?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Wednesday, Dec 13
(8 a.m. - 1 p.m.) Location: SU 2.602 Galaxy Rooms.
  • For international students (all visa types) starting UT Dallas in Spring 2018.
  • Required for F-1 and J-1 visa holders.
  • Students must arrive for check-in between 8:15am and 8:45am.
  • The one-time $50 Orientation Fee is charged along with your tuition and fees after you attend Orientation.
  • To register for this orientation, please complete the online form
  • In addition to International Student Orientation, Pre-Arrival Modules are required for all F-1 and J-1 students from overseas. Access the modules through eLearning: https://elearning.utdallas.edu/ 
  • To learn more about International Student Orientation, visit the FAQ page: http://www.utdallas.edu/icp/orientationfaq/ 
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Education Abroad: Pre-Departure Orientation http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220433987?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220433987?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Thursday, Dec 14
(10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)

Education Abroad invites all students who plan to study abroad in the next semester to attend a pre-departure orientation before your departure.  This is a required component of the application process, and will include valuable information to help you prepare for your study abroad experience.  Topics include:  Final paperwork, Health & Insurance, Safety and International SOS (ISOS), Culture Shock, Money Matters, What to Pack and Arrival Tips.

Each session will last 1.5 hours.  We look forward to seeing you there.

*Note:  Students participating in a group UTD faculty led program should attend the group pre-departure orientation for your program.  Contact your program leader for date/time.  Contact EducationAbroad@utdallas.edu if you are unable to attend your group pre-departure orientation.

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OPT Workshop for F-1 Students http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220433915?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220433915?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Thursday, Dec 14
(2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.) Location: SSB 3.107.

Completion of in-person or eLearning OPT workshop is now required to apply for Post-Completion OPT. Learn about the OPT application process, employment and travel considerations, and reporting requirements.  For application information visit the ISSO Optional Practical Training webpage.

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Education Abroad: Pre-Departure Orientation http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220433988?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS http://www.utdallas.edu/calendar/event.php?id=1220433988?WT.mc_id=CalendarRSS Tuesday, Dec 19
(9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.)

Education Abroad invites all students who plan to study abroad in the next semester to attend a pre-departure orientation before your departure.  This is a required component of the application process, and will include valuable information to help you prepare for your study abroad experience.  Topics include:  Final paperwork, Health & Insurance, Safety and International SOS (ISOS), Culture Shock, Money Matters, What to Pack and Arrival Tips.

Each session will last 1.5 hours.  We look forward to seeing you there.

*Note:  Students participating in a group UTD faculty led program should attend the group pre-departure orientation for your program.  Contact your program leader for date/time.  Contact EducationAbroad@utdallas.edu if you are unable to attend your group pre-departure orientation.

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