spring 2017
orientation schedule

Friday, January 13


Noyes Laboratory | Room 100 | 505 S. Mathews Ave.

Friday, January 13
9AM - 5PM

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morning SESSION

 

9:00 – 9:30 ……………………………………………........................................................Overview of ISSS
Hear about the services provided by International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) as well as our programs and events throughout the school year!

9:30 – 10:00 …………………….............................................................................. Student Insurance
Representatives from the Student Insurance office will explain the health benefits available to students under the University insurance plan.

10:00 – 10:30 ………………………................................................................Healthcare in the United States
Staying healthy is a very important part of being a successful student. Learn more about the services and resources provided by the McKinley Health Center.

10:30 – 11:00 ……………………….………………..................................................... Student Legal Services
Student Legal Services representatives will explain your legal rights as an international student and how you may utilize their services.

11:00 – 11:30……………………………………………………..................................................... Tenant Union
Are you renting an apartment from a private management company? Representatives from the Tenant Union will help you understand your tenant rights and their services.

11:30 – 12:00 ……………......................... Academic Expectations for Undergraduate Students
Come learn about academic expectations for undergraduate students and share some tips for academic success.

 

AFTERNOON SESSION

 

1:00 – 1:30 ……………....................................................... Academic Expectations for Graduate Students
The Graduate College will discuss academic expectations here at UIUC for graduate students and share some tips for academic success.

1:30 – 2:30 …………...................................Maintaining your F-1/ J-1 Visa Status and Your Work Options
In order to be successful at the University of Illinois, you need to maintain your F-1 or J-1 immigration status. ISSS is here to help!

2:30 – 3:00 ……………………………………….................................................. Student Financial Services
Learn about tuition payments, billing cycles, e-bills, confidentiality and direct deposits from Student Financial Services.

3:00 – 3:30 …………………………………………................................................................ Campus Safety
Representatives from the University Police Department will provide important tips on how to avoid dangerous situations on campus.

3:30 – 4:00 ……………………………………………………................................................. Library Services
Learn about the University’s library system and how to use it to your advantage.

4:00 - 4:30 ………………………………………………………..................................................Career Center
Representatives from the Career Center will discuss internship and employment opportunities available to international students.

4:30 - 5:00 ……………………………………………..........................................Technology Services at Illinois
Online information will be a key component of your studies and research. Representatives will explain the numerous computing resources available to students.



 

 


 

 

 

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