International Orientation


This spring, orientation will consist of in-person and virtual sessions. The virtual events will be accessible beginning in December, and should be completed before January 9. In-person orientation will occur the week of January 9 – January 13. Tuesday, January 10 is mandatory for all international students, with undergraduate international students having additional mandatory events throughout the remainder of the week. Monday, January 9 will include optional, but very useful sessions such as a transportation and biking workshops, opportunities to connect with other students, and more.


Please arrive the weekend of January 7 and 8.

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.