Orientation

The Center for International Services hosts the International Students Orientation for incoming matriculated undergraduate, graduate and law international students. The orientation will start on Thursday, January 12,  2023 for all International Students.

Orientation Schedule

DateTimeEvent TopicLocation & Presenter
Thursday, January 12, 202311:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m . (non time)Syracuse Welcome!
Welcome remarks, and information about living off campus in Syracuse: banks, cell phones, transportation, housing.
HBC Gifford Auditorium
Thursday, January 12, 20231:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.International Students shopping trip to Super WalmartBus pick up at College Place bus Stop
Friday, January 13, 20239:000a.m. - 9:15a.m.Graduate School WelcomeLife Science Building
Room 001
Friday, January 13, 20239:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.Public and Personal Safety Presentation

Life Science Building
Room 001
Friday, January 13, 202310:15 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. Flash BriefingsLife Science Building
Room 001
Friday, January 13, 202310:40 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Academic IntegrityLife Science Building Room 001
Friday, January 13, 202311:00 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.Barnes Center SupportLife Science Building Room 001
Friday, January 13, 202311:20 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.Exploring the Syracuse CommunityLife Science Building Room 001
Friday, January 13, 202311:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.Graduate Student PanelLife Science Building Room 001
Friday, January 13, 202312:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.LunchLife Science Building
Atrium
Friday, January 13, 20231:00 p.m.- 2:00 p.m.Guided Campus TourSchine Student Center Information booth
Friday, January 13, 20233:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.Meet staff and student leaders to learn about networking, programs and services on campus and off campus,HBC Gifford Auditorium
Friday, January 13, 20234:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.Center for International Services Open houseCenter for International Services 1st floor
Saturday, January 14, 202310:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Convocation for Undergraduate, Graduate, and Law studentsCrouse College, Setnor Auditorium
Saturday, January 14, 202311:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (noon time)Winter Welcome BrunchSchine Student Center, Goldstein Auditorium

Orientation Schedule

DateTimeEvent TopicLocation and Presenter
Thursday, January 12, 2023All DayResidence Halls open for international student check-inResidence Halls
Thursday, January 12, 20231:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.International Students Shopping Trip to Super WalmartBus pickup at College Place bus stop
Friday, January 13. 20239:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Public and Personal Safety Life Science Building Room 001
Friday, January 13. 202311:00 a.m. - 11:20 p.m. Syracuse University Health and WellnessLife Science Building Room 001
Friday, January 13, 202312:00 p.m. - 12.45 p.m.LunchLife Science Building
Atrium
Friday, January 13. 20231:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.Guided Campus TourSchine Student Center Info booth area
Friday, January 13. 20234:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Transfer Student WelcomeNewhouse 1, Room 101
Friday, January 13. 20235:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.Winter Welcome Opening Session with dinnerSchine Student Center, Goldstein Auditorium
Friday, January 13. 20236:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.Winter Welcome Small Groups 1Schine Student Center, various rooms
Friday, January 13. 20237:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.TriviaGoldstein Auditorium
Saturday, January 14, 202310:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Winter New Student ConvocationCrouse College, Setnor Auditorium
Saturday, January 14, 202311:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m. (noon time)Winter Welcome BrunchSchine Student Center, Goldstein Auditorium
Saturday, January 14, 202312:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.Home college Welcome and Advising sessionsHome college
Saturday, January 14, 2023 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Winter Welcome Small Group 2Schine Student Center, various rooms
Saturday, January 14, 20235:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tailgate Party
Syracuse vs. Notre Dame Basketball Game
Schine Student Cener, Panasci Lounge
JMA Wireless Dome, Gate A
Sunday, January 15, 202310:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.Immigration EssentialsHBC Gifford Auditorium
Sunday, January 15, 202311:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (noon time)FYS 101 Kick-OffSchine Student Center - Room 304 ABC
Sunday, January 15, 20231:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.Winter Welcome Small Group Session 3Hall of Language, various rooms
Sunday, January 15, 20233:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.International Students panel with student leadersHall of Language - Room 214
Sunday, January 15, 20235:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.International Students - Diner with craftsCenter for International Students
310 Walnut Place
Sunday, January 15, 20237:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.Snowed In!Schine Student Center - Panasci Lounge

Meet the 2022 – 2023 Welcome Ambassadors International who will connect with you throughout orientation!