Online and In-Person Orientation Programs

Uptown Oxford with a Welcome International Students sign

New Students (Fall 2022 Cohort)

All new international students must complete the orientation program, which is comprised of online modules via Canvas and in-person sessions on Miami's Oxford, Ohio campus.

More arrival details will be provided in Orientation Newsletters.

All Other Cohorts (New to the U.S.)

To help with your transition to campus and the Oxford community, an in-person orientation will be offered.

More arrival details will be provided in Orientation Newsletters.

International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS) is excited to welcome you to our campus! Here is some general arrival information

Orientation Check-In

Orientation check-in will take place on August 12th at 8:30 a.m. in Shriver Center, John Dolibois Room. If you arrive after this time, please come to the International Student Center (ISC) in MacMillan 017 to check-in, confirm your arrival, and receive orientation materials. The ISC is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9am to 3pm on the weekend of August 13/14.

Map

To locate campus buildings, utilize Miami's Interactive Campus Map.

Dining Hours

Review on-campus dining hours of operation in summer and off-campus dining options.

ID Card

Pick up your Miami University ID card. Your ID provides access to residence halls, meal plans, the recreation center, and library resources. Bring a photo ID with you (e.g. passport).

  • August 10-11: Pick up at the International Student Center in MacMillan Room 017. Note: If you have purchased a ticket for the Airport Hotel Shuttle, you will receive your Miami ID card at check-in.
  • August 12: Pick up during breakfast and welcome session in Shriver Center
  • August 13 or later: Pick up at the Campus Services Center in Nellie Craig Walker Room 34. The office is open 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday and 9am to 3pm on the weekend of August 13 and 14.

Schedules

In person orientation will take place August 12 - 18. Please note this is a general overview of the orientation schedule for new undergraduate and graduate international students. Your individualized orientation schedule is available in InterLink (if you have submitted Arrival Confirmation and Document Upload eform.)