Update Your Address In Orion

Step 1. Log in to Orion through the Galaxy portal with your net ID and password.

If you need assistance accessing your Orion account: Contact the Help Desk by email at [email protected], by phone at 972 883 2911 or visit them in person at the McDermott Sonora Lab,  Monday to Fridays from 8am to 11:45pm

 Step 2. Add/edit your U.S. address in Orion

  • In “My Menu” under “Orion Self-Service” select “Orion Student Center”.
  • Under “Personal Information”, select “Addresses” from the drop down menu.
  • Add or edit your foreign address under SEVIS Foreign address. Enter a complete address. Change the country as needed. Add or edit your U.S address under Home address. Enter a complete address. An example of a complete address is provided below. Address, city, state and postal code are all required elements.
numbers of residential street address, street name, city name, state, and zip code.
If you live in an apartment:example showing apartment number included with street address in line labeled address 1.
If you live in the Residence Hall:example showing room number included with street address in line labeled address 1.
If you live in a house/townhome:example showing house number and stree name in line labeled address1.
  • Click on “OK” to save the change
  • Verify the change is correct and click on “Save

If you don’t have a permanent U.S. address to report at this time, enter the address where you will be staying tonight and update it when the permanent one is available.