International Graduate Student Orientation

Register for your virtual orientation TODAY!

COVID-19 International Graduate Orientation UpdateWith the health and safety of  the university community being our main priority, OIPS has made the decision to move our international graduate student orientation online for Spring 2021. In this new virtual format, students will continue to register for Orientation. On August 2, 2021, we will be releasing pre-recorded virtual content for students with some required presentations to view before the deadline (August 23, 2021).  General information about the new Orientation process will be to registered students via e-mail. Virtual orientation is mandatory for ALL new graduate students in F-1 and J-1 status except for Antonio Scalia Law School students. Pre-recorded sessions include Immigration Compliance, the Honor Code, and many other campus resources.

If you are an incoming Antonio Scalia Law School student, please contact Aleksandra Melnikova ( to schedule an appointment. 

Welcome to Mason and we are very excited for you to be joining our dynamic international student community!

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