International Orientation


This spring, orientation will take place virtually. We will offer a mix of programs in the weeks leading up to classes. Some will be mandatory sessions and some will be optional session or events. Please see below for more details; we will continue updating this page as we have more information.

Orientation Schedule

Zoom links will be posted here the day before each event. Please sign up here to receive the latest updates about orientation, and to receive all the zoom links directly.


Mandatory Immigration Information. View recording here.

Mandatory CSU Health Network. View recording here.

Mandatory CSU Campus Safety. View recording here.

Mandatory Sponsored Student Orientation. View recording here.

Optional Fort Collins International Center Meet and Greet. View recording here.

Optional Biking Around Campus and Fort Collins. View recording here.


Please arrive on the date you are able to move in to your housing.

There will be no quarantine requirements for the spring semester (unless you are experiencing COVID symptoms or test positive).

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.