​New Student Orientation​​

​Congratulations on your admission to The University of Findlay! 

To make sure you are ready to start classes, we offer a three-day orientation for all of our international students. The purpose of orientation is to give new international students a chance to learn more about The University of Findlay and to meet other new students.


Orientation Information


During the three-day orientation event, you will attend sessions regarding:

  • maintaining your immigration status, 

  • academic advising, 

  • student employment, 

  • ​health care issues, etc.  

During orientation you will also:

  • ​take an extensive campus tour to familiarize you with your new surroundings.  

  • Take composition testing and TOEFL testing (for those students needing the required scores). 

  • On the final day of orientation, you will actually register for your classes and purchase your books.

Spring Orientation​ Dates: January 5-6, 2015


What to know what takes place during orientation?  Download the schedule below. Please note that changes in the schedule may take place before orientation. Students will receive a final version of the schedule the day of orientation.

You can download a campus map marking important locations for Orientation here:

When to Arrive

We recommend that you arrive on campus one day prior to the first date of orientation.  Upon your arrival, please come to the Office of International Admissions and Services to check-in.  There will be staff members on hand to make copies of all of your documents (I-20 or DS - 2019, passport, visa and I-94) and register your arrival.  You will also receive a valuable information packet which includes answers to many of the questions you may have regarding The University of Findlay.  


Questions? We love questions.

If you have any questions regarding orientation, please feel free to contact our office.  You may email us at international@findlay.edu​.


Orientation