The Office of International Education and Development welcomes you to Western Oregon University and looks forward to your arrival at WOU!
The New International Student Orientation program aims to orient new international students and scholars to life in the United States and to Western Oregon University. Orientation is designed to provide our new international students with information about WOU, its policies and procedures, its campus and facilities, and the City of Monmouth and local resources. It is important for all new or transfer international students to attend orientation.
Below is the schedule for events and required check-in procedures such as the Health and Medical Screening and immigration document check-in.
Summer Term Orientation, 2014
9:00AM Check-in during between this time at the OIED office in Maaske Hall
New Students Orientation
Wolfweb - Navigating your student account.
Immigration Rules and Regulations
Academic Advising, Registration
Thursday, June 19
9:00AM - Health and Medical Screening: MMR and TB testing. Mandatory attendance for all new international students (OIED). Bring your Health History Form, health documents, x-ray, etc.
Monday, June 23
First Day of Classes
Fall Term 2014
Wednesday, September 17
9:00AM – 11:00AM Check-in during between this time at the OIED office in Maaske Hall
1:00PM – Need cell phones or sim cards, T-Mobile will be on campus
5:00PM Residence Halls and On-Campus move-in at 6:30PM (OIED)
Thursday, September 18
10:00AM Academic Advising Appointment. Students divide up and meet in separate groups
12:00PM BBQ Lunch and Welcome event for new international students hosted by the President of Western Oregon University (lawn outside OIED office).
Friday, September 19
New Student Orientation Overnight Retreat: We will ride a bus to Bnai Brith Camp in Lincoln City, Oregon and spend the night. We will return to Monmouth the next day before 12PM.
Things to bring:
8:30AM Meet at Maaske Hall and be sure to have everything you need. The bus will leave at 9am.
10:30AM Arrive at Bnai Brith Camp and start New Student Orientation
12:00PM Lunch at the Main Lodge and Continue Orientation
5:00PM Dinner at the Main Lodge and have discussion and skits on Student Life & Social Events into the night. Bring your questions!
Saturday, September 20
7:30AM Breakfast, clean up, and pack up - get ready to go by 9:00AM
12:00PM Return to Monmouth
Mon – Fri, September 22-26 NEW STUDENT WEEK
Please check the New Student Week schedule for mandatory and important events through the week Many of the meetings are informational and interesting so be sure to check out the schedule when you arrive:
International Education & Development ph:503-838-8425 fax:503-838-8338 | or e-mail: email@example.com
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