International Student Orientation

Below you can find some of the items you will need to prepare before arriving in the US attending your orientation.


When can you enter the US?

US Port of Entry Checklist

What happens when you enter the US?

Airport information

Shipping your belongings

Order bedding from our campus bookstore

Health insurance

Michigan weather

Emergency contacts

What to pack

Shuttle services


Orientation dates/times

Documents to bring

Who must attend?

All student orientation

Welcome Weekend

Next Steps

Logging into My.Northwood

Driving in Michigan

Social Security Numbers

Class start dates