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FALL 2022 Information:
International F-1/J-1 Student Orientation 
The Fall 2022 International F-1/J-1 Student Orientation will be held in two parts, both as an online course and an in-person meeting. This orientation is for F-1 and J-1 Students who will be joining UWM in-person for the Fall 2022 semester.
Online Course Information:
  • The course is being held through Canvas, which is UWM’s online course system.
  • The online course is self-paced and must be completed by September 19, 2022.
  • You will be automatically enrolled in the online course after you have completed your Arrival Check-In.
In-Person Meeting Information:
    • Register by logging into your ISSS Connect portal, going to the DOCUMENTS & REQUESTS tab, complete and submit the F-1/J-1 Student Orientation Meeting Registration request.
  • Graduate Students with an Assistantship: The in-person meeting event will be held on August 19, 2022
    • REGISTRATION OPEN 8/1/2022 through 8/12/2022
    • Location: Library 4th Floor Conference Room
    • Time: 10:30am-2:30pm
  • Graduate Students without an Assistantship: The in-person meeting event will be held on September 1, 2022.
    • REGISTRATION OPEN 8/1/2022 through 8/25/2022
    • Specific location and time will be posted closer to the date

Note for students admitted as Dual Students: For more information on your Dual status requirements and the English Language Academy (ELA) Class Information for Dual Students, visit the ELA Programs Office. 

Note for students with Conditional Admission: Students with Conditional Admission must attend orientation in the UWM Intensive English Program. Students will attend an orientation at the Center for International Education when their status changes to dual admission or regular admission.