Grad Guide

Special Notes for International Students

"Alright," said Ford, "just stop panicking."
"Who said anything about panicking?" snapped Arthur. "This is still just the culture shock. You wait till I've settled down into the situation and found my bearings. Then I'll start panicking."

-- Douglas Adams, The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy

The International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) has detailed information for foreign students in the United States and they usually hold an orientation program for new international students, before Registration begins, in late August . This page does not attempt to be comprehensive. However, here are a few brief pointers: