International Student Orientation (ISO)
International Student Orientation (ISO) is a fun and important part of joining the Penn State community. In ISO you will learn about….
- Academic and social life at Penn State
- Insurance, immunization requirements, and University Health Services
- On- and off-campus resources and support services
- Strategies to get the most out of your time at Penn State
You will also have the opportunity to….
- Upload necessary immigration and contact information
- Meet with an adviser and schedule courses
- Make friends and great connections with your peers and older students
Studies show the academic and social benefits of participating in orientation programs. Faculty members and advisers see a marked difference in the preparedness and success of students who have participated in orientation.
This is the official page for the University Park campus Spring GRADUATE International Student Orientation. Graduate International Student Orientation will take place as part of the Graduate School’s virtual orientation program before the start of spring semester. Several of the online self-paced modules will have a specific focus on international student concerns. You will receive more information regarding virtual orientation via email.
This is the official page for the University Park campus Spring UNDERGRADUATE International Student Orientation. Undergraduate International Student Orientation will take place as part of the virtual orientation program offered between November and January. Students will receive email updates with additional information.