International Student Orientation (ISO)

New Student Orientation (NSO) for International Students is a fun and important part of joining the Penn State community. It is also a required activity for all new Penn State Undergraduate students. In NSO for Internaitonal Students 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

NSO for International Students consists of three essential steps:

STEP 1:              Online Virtual Orientation

STEP 2:              Online Virtual Academic Advising and Course Selection

STEP 3:              In-Person Arrival and Welcome on Campus

 

Undergraduate International Students should follow this link to the NSO for International Students Website.

This is the official page for the University Park campus Summer and Fall UNDERGRADUATE NSO  for International Student Orientation. 

 

Graduate International Students should Follow this link for International Graduate Student Welcome Days

This is the official page for the University Park campus Summer and Fall GRADUATE International Student Welcome Days.  Students are invited to complete the Graduate School’s virtual orientation Canvas program before the start of the fall semester.

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

This is the official page for the University Park campus Summer and Fall GRADUATE International Student Orientation (ISO).  The Graduate Student ISO will consist of two (2) steps organized through Penn State Global.  Of course, it is essential that incoming graduate students also connect with their departments and follow the essential orientation programming of the Graduate School as well.

Undergraduate New Student Orientation for International Students - Fall 2022 University Park

This is the official page for the University Park campus Fall UNDERGRADUATE New Student Orientation for International Students on August 18 and 19, 2022.