New International Student Orientation

Welcome to the University at Albany! The Office of International Student and Scholar Services has created an orientation website that will provide you with valuable information. Please plan to attend mandatory orientation beginning on Monday, August 21, 2017. You are allowed to move into the residence halls starting on Sunday, August 20th at Noon. We look forward to you joining our vibrant community of over 1700 international students!

Fall 2017 Orientation Dates

ISSS Director's Welcome Letter

 Academic & Language Skills Boot Camp

Want to improve your academic and language skills before classes start?  This four-day course (running August 15-18, 2017) is designed for international students starting this Fall.  It will help students learn key skills to promote their success at the University at Albany.  For additional information, please click the flyer to the right.  Please email IELP@albany.edu to enroll or ask additional questions.