New Student Check-in and Orientation
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New student check-in requirements and International Student Orientation (ISO) events are for all incoming F-1 or J-1 international students, including undergraduate, graduate, professional, transfer, and exchange students, as well as those returning from leave.
Complete the tutorial in iPenn (Before or after you arrive in the US).
Complete the arrival form in iPenn (After you arrive in the US).
If you are unable to complete any of these requirements for any reason, please complete the arrival form and contact ISSS for further instructions.
Orientation events for undergraduate students
International undergraduate orientation activities will begin on Monday, August 23. Please check the New Student Orientation (NSO) website for up-to-date information. Follow the instructions sent to you by Residential Services via email for move-in during the week of August 23.
Orientation events for graduate and professional students
ISSS will host orientation activities for international graduate and professional students during the week of August 23. More information will be provided as the schedule is confirmed. Please also check with your program or department for School-specific orientation events. You are also welcome to participate in orientation events hosted by the Graduate Student Center.