Orientation Information

 

As a new or returning international student, you are required to attend orientation sessions beginning one week prior to the start of every fall and spring semester. Your official orientation date is the same as your program start date listed on your sponsor document, I-20 or DS-2019. The first day of orientation is mandatory in order to check-in and receive your new student name badge and orientation guidebook. Please arrange your travel itinerary to arrive before the first day of orientation. To best prepare for orientation, we encourage all new students to submit a photo in advance for the NAU student identification card, JacksCard. A JacksCard is required of all NAU students and are processed during orientation. In order to have your card prepared in advance, you must log-in and complete the online requirements. 

To best prepare for orientation, we encourage all new students to submit a photo in advance for the NAU Student Identification Card, Jackscard.  A Jackscard is required of all NAU students and are processed during orientation.  In order to have your card prepared in advance, you must log-in and complete all the online requirements.

Summer 2016 

The only available summer program is the Program in Intensive English. Session I begins Monday, June 6 at 7:30am at the Beaver Street School. Session II begins Monday, July 11 at 7:30am at the Beaver Street School.

Fall 2016 

Program in Intensive English students - Fall 2016 Orientation Schedule

Orientation is mandatory on Monday, August 22 and the English placement test will be on Tuesday, August, 23. Various other sessions, tours, and activities are offered August 24, 25 and 26. Complete schedule coming soon!

 

Undergraduate Degree-seeking students- Fall 2016 Orientation Schedule

Orientation is mandatory on Monday, August 22. Various other sessions, tours, and activities are offered August 23, 24, 25 and 26. Complete schedule coming soon!

 

Exchange students - Fall 2016 Orientation Schedule  

Orientation is mandatory on Monday, August 22. Various other sessions, tours, and activities are offered August 23, 24, 25 and 26. Complete schedule coming soon!

 

Graduate students - Fall 2016 Orientation Schedule 

Orientation is mandatory on Monday, August 22. Various other sessions, tours, and activities are offered August 23, 24, 25 and 26. Complete schedule coming soon!

New Student Welcome Trip - MORE DETAILS & RSVP NOT AVAILABLE, PLEASE KEEP CHECKING FOR UPDATES

Spring 2017

 

The English placement exam will be on Tuesday, January 10, at the Beaver School (building #L10) for students admitted to the Program in Intensive English (PIE) and attendance is mandatory for PIE course registration. Check-in for orientation is mandatory for all international students on Wednesday, January 11 at 7:30am at the International Pavilion, central campus (building #50A). Parking is not available at this building and students should plan to walk, bike or use public transportation to attend the required sessions

 

New Student Welcome Trip –

Monday, January 18, ISSS is sponsoring a trip to Sedona and Red Rock State Park by highway bus. The group will depart the Center for International Education (Blome Hall, building 5) at 8:30 AM, and return by 4:30 PM. Lunch is not provided. If you join, bring $10-15 for lunch, $1-2 for a tip for your driver, water bottle, sunscreen, a hat, and good walking shoes. Sedona is warmer than Flagstaff, so bring appropriate clothing and umbrella if needed.

Cost of the trip is expected to be $20, charged to your NAU student account. No refunds will be provided if you do not cancel your signup and cannot attend.

Sign up at inau.nau.edu