Center for International Services Check-In from Syracuse University

The Center for International Services looks forward to welcoming you on campus! Please complete the International Student Check-in Process by following these instructions. If you have any questions, please email the Center for International Services  or call 315.443.2457.

Be sure that you have:

Activated your NetID and Password: Available on the top right of your admission notification, please use your SUID number to activate your NetID and password today!

After Arriving in the U.S.


Using your NetID and password, log in to MySlice and update the following information under “My Profile:”

  • Add the U.S. address where you will be living this semester in the "Current" address type, unless you are living on campus. On campus addresses will be added to MySlice by the Office of Student Living,
  • Add your U.S. cell phone number as a preferred number,
  • Add emergency contacts in your home country and in the U.S., if any.

  1. Complete the International Student Information Form  and submit it.
  2. Return to this page and complete Steps 3 through 5.

  1. Retrieve your I-94 Arrival Record (not Travel History) and print a copy.  If no I-94 Arrival Record is found, print a copy of that search result.
  2. Return to this page and complete Steps 4 and 5.

    Bring these documents with you to International Student Check-In (see schedule below):

      • Passport
      • Visa
      • I-20 (F-1 students) or DS-2019 (J-1 students)
      • Print out of I-94 Arrival Record
      • your F-2 or J-2 dependents’ passports, I-20s/DS-2019s, and I-94s (if any)
      • proof of health insurance (exchange students only)

    Summer 2022 Check-In Schedule

    Monday, June 27 to Tuesday, July 5

      • Center for International Services, 310 Walnut Place
      • 9:00 am-4:00 pm


    Fall 2022 Check-In Schedule

    Monday, August 1 to Friday, August 5

      • Center for International Services, 310 Walnut Place
      • 8:30 am-4:30 pm

    Monday, August 8 to Friday, August 26

      • Bird Library
      • 8:30 am-4:30 pm

      All international students must attend one of the Immigration Overview Sessions.


      • Dates and details will be coming soon.  Please continue to check this page.