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Orientation Schedule

Welcome to the Intensive English Center and St. Cloud State. As a new student, you are required to participate in orientation. See the schedule below for daily activities.

Bring your signed I-20, passport/visa, contact information and immunization information to orientation. Health insurance and tuition are due on orientation day.

A $150 orientation fee is charged to new students.

Fall 2019 Orientation

Aug. 18 (Pre-Orientation)

TIME EVENT LOCATION
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Pre-Orientation Brunch

Lawrence Hall Basement

5:30-7 p.m. Pre-Orientation Dinner Lawrence Hall Basement

Aug. 19 (Pre-Orientation)

TIME EVENT LOCATION
10 a.m.-4 p.m.

International Student Hub

International Student Check-in (bring I-20, passport, and local address)

Student Organization Collaboration Area, Atwood Memorial Center (AMC)
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Pre-Orientation Brunch

Hope Covenant Church

366 4th Ave S, St. Cloud, Minnesota

5:30-7 p.m. Pre-Orientation Dinner Lawrence Hall Basement
7:30-9 p.m. Target Shopping Trip Meet in front of AMC/Garvey

Aug. 20

TIME EVENT LOCATION
10 a.m.-4 p.m.

International Student Hub

International Student Check-in (bring I-20, passport, and local address)

Student Organization Collaboration Area, Atwood Memorial Center (AMC)
8 a.m. Check-in Main Lounge, AMC
8:15 a.m. Breakfast & Welcome Ballroom, AMC
9:00 a.m.

IEC Orientation Session

Mississippi Room, AMC
12 p.m. Lunch Ballroom, AMC
1 p.m.

IEC Placement Test

Note: Do not take the English Placement Test. Take the IEC Placement Test.

Native Accent & StarID Set-up after testing (Room B2)

Room 221, Webster Hall

 

 

6:30-8:30 p.m.

CIS Underground Social (food provided)

Underground, AMC
9-10:30 p.m.

Walmart Shopping Trip

Meet in front of AMC/Garvey

Aug. 21

TIME EVENT LOCATION
10 a.m.-4 p.m.

International Student Hub

International Student Check-in (bring I-20, passport, and local address)

Student Organization Collaboration Area, Atwood Memorial Center (AMC)
8 a.m. Breakfast Ballroom, AMC
9 a.m. F1 Visa Session Theatre, AMC
9 a.m. J-1 Visa & Semester at SCSU Session Voyageurs, AMC
10 a.m. Resource Fair Ballroom, AMC
12 p.m. Lunch & Health Insurance Presentation Ballroom, AMC
1 p.m. Health Consultations (Drop-in) Health Services, Eastman Hall
3 p.m. Metro Bus Training Theatre, AMC
5 p.m.

Summertime by George

Note: Meet at International Student Orientation Hub

Lake George

Aug. 22

TIME EVENT LOCATION
8 a.m.

Breakfast & Tour of Garvey

Garvey Cafeteria
9:30 a.m.

Presentations

SCSU Academics, Health Insurance, #Plan2BSafe

Ritsche Auditorium
12:00 p.m.

Huskies Welcome BBQ

Garvey Commons

Huskies First Four

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SCSU Campus

Aug. 23

TIME EVENT LOCATION

Huskies First Four

Register Here

SCSU Campus

Aug. 24

TIME EVENT LOCATION
10 a.m.-12 p.m.

CIS Front Desk Open

Lawrence Hall 101

Huskies First Four

Register Here

SCSU Campus
9 p.m.-12 a.m.

Club Red

Dancing, photos, henna, karaoke, free food

Ballroom & Main Lounge, AMC

Aug. 25

TIME EVENT LOCATION
10 a.m.-12 p.m.

CIS Front Desk Open

Lawrence Hall 101
10 a.m.

Student Engagement and Student Employment

Voyageurs, AMC
11 a.m.

International Student Connection Event

Voyageurs, AMC
12:30 p.m.

Library Lawn Party

Miller Center

Huskies First Four

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SCSU Campus

Aug. 26

TIME EVENT LOCATION
9 a.m.

 All IEC Meeting (Students & Teachers)

  • Level placement & schedules
  • Classes begin after meeting
  • Course registration begins
Alumni Room, AMC