Pre-Orientation Schedule

The International Student Pre-Orientation program is designed to provide incoming international students with opportunities to meet each other as well as returning international students, learn about studying in the US, learn about being an international student at St. Lawrence, understand how to maintain their status as an F-1 or J-1 student, and learn other essential information.

Pre-Orientation is required of all international students who are new to St. Lawrence University. Dates are provided below for your reference in planning travel to campus. This schedule is subject change with notice.

Tentative Dates for Fall 2024 Orientation 

  • International Student Pre-Orientation
    • Tuesday, August 20: Arrival day for non-Canadian international students (if possible, plan to arrive between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Eastern Standard Time). Please submit your arrival form by August 1.
    • Wednesday, August 21: International Student Orientation begins
    • Thursday, August 22: Arrival day for Canadian students
    • Saturday, August 24: International Student Orientation ends 
    • Sunday, August 25: Matriculation and New Student Orientation 
    • Wednesday, August 28: Classes Begin
  • All New Student Orientation: Sunday, August 25 - Tuesday, August 27 

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