New International Students - Register Here

New Students General Information

New Bacterial Meningitis Vaccination Requirement for Summer/Fall 2014:

As of October 1, 2013, incoming Texas college students and students returning after an absence of at least one fall or spring semester who are under 22 years old must submit documentation of immunization against bacterial meningitis. Students who fail to meet this requirement by the deadline will be dropped from courses. New international students are highly encouraged to receive their vaccination in their home country in order to meet the deadline for providing document for proof of the vaccination. Please carefully read the official UTA statement and FAQ regarding the required vaccination at http://www.uta.edu/news/info/meningitis.php.

Pre-Arrival Information

Upon Arrival

Office of International Education Pre-Arrival Letter provides information about:

  • Orientation dates
  • Late Arrival
  • How to reach Arlington
  • For Those With Multiple Admissions Only
  • Tuition, Fees & Health Insurance
  • Immunization Policy
  • How to locate housing
  • Useful Websites for International students

Orientation Information

Orientation provides new international students with information about cultural adjustment, immigration matters, health services and health insurance, registration procedures, academic rules and regulations and Office of International Education programs and activities.

Orientation Schedule

Summer and Fall 2014

  Date (Day) Time Venue
Fall 2014 Transfer Students May 20, 2014 8am - 3:30 pm UC Bluebonnet/Rosebud
Summer 2014 Students only May 29, 2014 9 am -11:30 am Swift Center
Fall 2014 Students

June 20, 2014

8am - 3:30 pm UC Bluebonnet/Rosebud
Fall 2014 Students July 17, 2014 8am - 3:30 pm UC Bluebonnet/Rosebud
Fall 2014 Students Aug 5, 2014 8am - 3:30 pm UC Bluebonnet/Rosebud
Fall 2014 Students Aug 8, 2014 8am - 3:30 pm UC Bluebonnet/Rosebud
Fall 2014 Students Aug 12, 2014 8am - 3:30 pm UC Bluebonnet/Rosebud
Fall 2014 Students Aug 15, 2014 8am - 3:30 pm UC Bluebonnet/Rosebud

Office of International Education Welcome Newsletter

Welcome Newsletter Spring 2014 published by the OIE.

Orientation Presentations

You can also view the following Power Point Presentation used during the Spring 2014 Orientation.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I park during orientation?

Venue: Swift Center

Students Parking Lots near Swift Center

Venue : University Center (NOT APPLICABLE FOR SUMMER ORIENTATION)

Students Parking Lots near University Center

Do I need to register for orientation?

Yes, you need to register for the orientation seminar. Click here to register.