Mandatory Orientation

FALL 2018: August 21, starting at 9:00am

Location: Arts & Humanities Building (ARTS) 111

Prior to the beginning of each semester, the Office of International Education hosts the required orientation for new international students.  The orientation agenda includes information regarding the following topics:

  • Welcome and Staff Introductions
  • Health, Safety, and Conduct
  • Immigration Compliance
  • Chico State Website and Student Portal Functionality
  • Campus Tour
  • Academic Advising
  • California State University Immunization Requirements
  • Chico 101 - Transportation, Housing, Shopping, and Fun in Chico
  • American Culture and Customs
  • Assistance with Purchasing Health Insurance

Also included are some fun activities including a free breakfast and lunch!  Orientation Schedule of events will be available in August.

Be sure to arrive in Chico before August 20 so that you can attend the New International Student Orientation.  We are looking forward to meeting you and are here to help you begin your educational journey in the U.S.  We are your partners in success!

Fall 2018 Orientation Flyer 

Fall 2018 New International Student Orientation Schedule