International Student Orientation:
Mandatory for all new international and exchange students
International students will participate in both the special International Student Orientation and the general all-new Student Orientation. The International Student Orientation is designed to help our international students gain an understanding of immigration and visa-related issues, explore the campus and community, make new friends, learn more about the culture and customs of the U.S., and have fun as they begin their Champlain experience. A variety of activities, workshops and outings are planned. Contact email@example.com with questions.
The online registration and payment form is live for the combined International and New Student Orientations. The fee will be $150 and covers the cost of meals, expenses and activities held during your orientation.
- FALL TERM: Saturday and Sunday, August 21 - 22, 2021
After you receive your student visa, please use the Arrival Form above to send your arrival information so we can pick you up in Burlington. If you arrive before the stated arrival dates, you will be responsible for your lodging, meals, and transportation.
- FALL TERM: August 23 - 26, 2021
The International Student Orientation will give you a chance to get settled into your residence hall, take care of college business, and tour the campus. International orientation leaders are available to help you get acquainted with the campus and the Burlington city center. This is a good opportunity to meet staff, faculty, and other students who will help you throughout your stay at Champlain College. Sessions on U.S. academics, public safety, housing, and immigration are planned. This special international student orientation is mandatory for all new incoming international and exchange students. The orientation fee is $150 and must be paid online.
New Student Orientation:
- FALL TERM: August 26 - 29, 2021
This orientation will include a college welcome, student activities, and a chance to meet the Champlain academic teams. All international and exchange students must also attend this three-day orientation.
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