International Student Orientation covers important immigration, employment, and cross cultural sessions, as well as academic information specifically of interest to all international students beginning at American University, on August 20th and 21st. Then on Monday and Tuesday (August 22-23) you will join the U.S. freshmen students for the Eagle Summit Orientation. This program will give you the chance to learn important information for your studies, as well as to meet your new U.S. classmates. Families are encouraged to attend orientation with their new students.
Students and families should plan to arrive by the morning of August 20.
Moving In: Residence halls will open at 3:00 pm on Saturday, August 20 for students participating in International Student Orientation. You can check in directly at the front desk in your residence hall.