International Orientation


This fall, orientation will consist of in-person and virtual sessions. Virtual events will be accessible beginning in early August, and should be completed before August 15. In-person orientation will occur the week of August 12 – 18. Tuesday, August 15 is mandatory for all international students, with undergraduate international students having additional mandatory events throughout the remainder of the week. Other in-person events will include optional, but very useful, sessions such as a transportation and biking workshops, opportunities to connect with other students, household goods giveaway, and more.


Please arrive by the weekend of August 12 & 13. There will be a household goods giveaway on August 12, so if you wish to participate, please arrive before August 12.

At Orientation, You Will:

  • Orient yourself to the many resources and services on campus, such as the Health NetworkCSUPD, and more.
  • Meet the international student advisors, who will help you understand how to remain in a legal immigration status.
  • Understand CSU academic expectations and learn classroom success strategies.
  • Build relationships and make friendships with other new international rams and the Cultural Mentors.
  • Learn about Fort Collins International Center, a community non-profit working with our office to help you feel welcome and get involved both on campus and in the community.
  • Learn about Ram History and Tradition!
  • Have your questions and concerns answered by a network of people who are here to support you.