- Prospective Students
- Newly Admitted Students
- Current Student(F-1 and J-1)
- Visiting Scholars (J-1)
- Study Abroad/Exchange Programs
- For ETSU Faculty
- Useful Links
- Honors College
- Contact Us
Please progress through all the 8 sections of this guide. The information presented here will assist you in making a successful transition to a new country, culture and school. Your close attention to the information is crucial to that success.
If at any point you have questions about this information, please e-mail the Office of International Programs & Services (IPS) at email@example.com or call 001-423-439-7737.
Please note that United States government regulations do not allow international students
with an Initial I-20 or DS 2019 to enter the country more than 30 days in advance
of the program start date noted on the I-20 or DS 2019. Please take this into consideration
and plan your travel accordingly.
Regular office hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Call 423 439 7737 Office of International Programs and Services
Non-office hours (after 4:30 p.m. or during weekends and holidays
Call 423 439 4480 Office of Public Safety
Give the Dispatcher your name, a general explanation of your problem, your phone number and tell him/her that you need to contact the International Programs and Services Director. The International Programs and Services Director or a designee will contact you as soon as possible.
Table of Contents
- Requesting I-20 or DS-2019
- Travel Arrangements
- Immunization and Health Insurance
- International Friendship Program
- Housing and Meal Plans
- New Students' Check-in and Arrival Briefing
- Financial Matters
- Other Important Information