Law School Orientation

International student success at Tulane University begins with OISS Orientation! 

Orientation is designed to help you:

  • Meet OISS staff and learn about university resources;
  • Comply with government regulations pertaining to your stay in the U.S;
  • Become comfortable with the local community and U.S. culture; and
  • Meet people and make friends from around the world.

Studies show the benefits of participating in orientation programs.  Faculty members and advisors see a marked difference in the preparedness and success of students who have participated in orientation.

2023 Schedule

In-Person Orientation

  • Date: July 24, 2023
  • Time 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Check-in: Begins at 8:00 AM
  • Location: Room 151, Weinmann Hall (Building #32)

During this orientation, you will get to meet the staff of the Office of International Students and Scholars and orientation leaders (OISS). They will share important immigration information and discuss the resources that our office offers. They will also explain further opportunities for you to be prepared to succeed academically and socially, and learn about U.S. culture.