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.

Graduate International Student Orientation (ISO) - Spring 2022 University Park

This is the official page for the University Park campus Spring GRADUATE International Student Orientation on January 8, 2022. Students are invited to complete the Graduate School’s virtual orientation Canvas program before the start of the spring semester. Several of the self-paced modules will have a specific focus on international student concerns.

Undergraduate International Student Orientation (ISO) - Spring 2022 University Park

This is the official page for the University Park campus Spring UNDERGRADUATE International Student Orientation on January 9, 2022.