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.
Important information. If you are arriving in the country for the first time this academic year, you must complete OISS Online Orientation in order to complete your online iGlobal check in.
Online Orientation Deadline: before you arrive in the country.
iGlobal Check In Deadline: January 12, 2023
(based on Tulane proposed Spring 2023 dates calendar)
During OISS orientation you will get to meet the staff of the Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS). They will share important immigration information. They will also explain further opportunities and resources for you to be prepared to succeed academically and socially, and learn about U.S. culture.
Tour begins in front of OISS office at 6901 Willow Street.
You will have the opportunity to meet student leaders as you tour the uptown campus. Feel free to bring your schedule to look up the buildings your classes will be in.
OISS and orientation leaders have designed a series of Success Workshops so that you can personalize your orientation experience. Topics will include: Moving Around New Orleans Safely, On Campus Engagement, Meet a Professor and more!
You are invited to come learn about many off-campus and on-campus resources to support you during your stay at Tulane University. Meet with other students and staff, learn about student groups and resources. If your student is still looking for a roommate, you will have the chance to meet others who are in the same situation. Snacks and festive environment included.