Pre-Orientation Program for International Students

The Fall 2014 International Student Pre-Orientation Program begins on Sunday, August 24, 2014 and continues through the morning of Tuesday, August 26, 2014. Orientation for all new students begins on Tuesday, August 26, 2014. Please visit the New Students Website for important information that relates to all new students.

The International Student Pre-Orientation Program will provide you with an opportunity settle in, meet other new international students and the international peer mentors, and learn about: visa and employment regulations, cultural and academic adjustment, housing and dining, financial aid, and numerous other topics related to living in Oberlin and the United States. 

Residence halls open for new international students on Saturday, August 23, 2014.  Please do not arrive on campus prior to August 23; the residence halls are not able to accommodate you before that date.


A DRAFT of the 2014 pre-orientation schedule is available for informational purposes. Please note that the dates will not change, but the content, order, and location of the sessions will not be final until late summer.

DRAFT 2014 International Student Pre-Orentation Program Schedule