International Student Orientation

Prior to the start of classes, all international students will attend a five-day International Student Orientation. If you have questions about International Student Orientation, please contact the Office of International Programs at 989-964-4473.

You will be learning about a variety of things that will help you to prepare for classes that will begin the following week.

Pre-Orientation Checklist

1-  Review International Student handbook  

  • Advisement and class registration information

2-  Photocopy of passport

3-  Photocopy of visa

4-  Bring I-94 (inside your passport) to International Orientation Week

5-  Photocopy of TOEFL or IELTS score sheet

6-  Electronic copy of passport photo                                                 

7-  Provide current address

8-  Emergency person, telephone number, and address

9- Information of TB (Tuberculosis) screening, shot or health card

10- Housing contract and checklist

  • On-campus Housing Application

  • On-campus Housing Contract

  • Housing Frequently Asked Questions 

11-  Review SVSU payment of tuition and fees

12-  Review of SVSU campus map

13-  Review of on campus Independent Bank information