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We look forward to your arrival at Lehigh University—welcoming international students to campus is one of the most exciting moments for us in OISS.

Graduate International Student Orientation

Fall Orientation Program and Activities: August 15 – 17, 2018

All new international graduate students are expected to arrive to Lehigh on August 15, 2018. Orientation is mandatory and you must attend every program. Here is what you can expect:

  • Immigration check-in with the Office of International Students and Scholars
  • Tuberculosis screening and immunizations with the Health and Wellness Center
  • Presentations on cultural adjustment, immigration workshop and more
  • Campus tours with International Orientation Leaders and Lehigh ID cards
  • Welcome dinner with all other new international graduate students

Please note there is a $25 international graduate orientation fee charged to all new international graduate students. This fee is separate from the additional $25 orientation fee charged by the Graduate Life Office.

Meet the Graduate International Orientation Leaders (pdf)

Undergraduate International Student Orientation

Fall Orientation Program and Activities: August 19 – 22, 2018

Undergraduate international students are expected to arrive to Lehigh on August 19, 2018. Orientation is mandatory and you must arrive on time to attend every program offered by the Office of International Students and Scholars. Here is what you can expect:

  • Residence Hall move-in day on August 19, 2018
  • Immigration check-in with advisors from the Office of International Students and Scholars
  • Meet with various campus offices to learn about the resources they provide to students
  • Tuberculosis screening and immunizations with the Health and Wellness Center
  • Campus and City of Bethlehem tours
  • Presentations on cultural adjustment, academic curriculum, immigration workshops and more
  • Welcome dinner with all other international undergraduate students
  • Spend time with your international orientation leaders and get to know their stories

Please note there is a $160 international undergraduate orientation fee charged to all new undergraduate students. This fee is charged to your Lehigh account on arrival.

Meet the Undergraduate International Orientation Leaders (pdf)

For students participating in PreLUsion ONLY

Undergraduate international students participating in PreLUsion will be required to attend a small version of international orientation on Thursday, August 23 prior to joining the Lehigh general undergraduate orientation, which is set to begin the afternoon of August 23, 2018.

For questions or concerns, please email intnl@lehigh.edu.