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The Office of International Education is here to assist new international students in making the transition to both the University of Richmond and to the United States.

International Student Orientation

New international students coming to Richmond for the fall semester will be notified by the Office of International Education if they must attend international student orientation, which will acquaint them with various aspects of campus life as well as issues specific to international students such as immigration, health insurance, and cultural and academic adjustment.

In the fall 2017 semester, orientation will be held from Sunday, August 20, 2017 to Wednesday, August 23, 2017. Additional sessions will be held on Thursday, August 24 and Friday, August 25 for exchange and visiting students.