skip to main content columnskip to left navigation

Search Options
ETSU Faculty/Staff
ETSU Students

ETSU People Search

International Programs

East Tennessee State University

8. New Students' Check-in and Orientation

Fall 2017

All new students are requiredto attend the Check-In Immigration Presentation for International Programs & Services and also attend New International Student Orientation (Note: These are two different things!).

Required Check-In Sessions for all new international students

Location: Yoakley Hall, Room 109

Time: 9:00 am -- 10:00 am (ending time is approximate) 

Dates: You will receive an email invitation (check your ETSU email) to select and reserve a check-in spot from these options: 

  • Thursday, August 17
  • Friday, August 18
  • Monday, August 21
  • Tuesday, August 22
  • Wednesday, August 23

Documents: Additionally, you will receive instructions as to how to submit your required immigration documentation electronically prior to your Check-in session. 

New Student Orientation

Location: Center for Physical Activity Multipurpose Room 

Date and time: Thursday, August 24 at 9:00am. All international students (including transfers) should plan to attend. 


Table of Contents

  1. Requesting I-20 or DS-2019
  2. Immigration
  3. Travel Arrangements
  4. Immunization and Health Insurance
  5. Academics
  6. International Friendship Program
  7. Housing and Meal Plans
  8. New Students' Check-in and Arrival Briefing
  9. Financial Matters
  10. Other Important Information

icon for left menu icon for right menu