ISO is a mandatory pre-orientation program which provides UM undergraduate international students (new and transfer) with an opportunity to learn about support services and programs available to you through ISSS, immigration rules you must follow to study at UM, academic expectations in the U.S., and the UM Code of Conduct.
ISO will take place on Wednesday, January 7, 2015, in the Whitten Learning Center, Room 170, located on 5150 Brunson Drive, UM Coral Gables Campus. ISO will start promptly at 9:30 am and conclude at 1:00 pm. Please arrive on time.
Who should not attend ISO?
1) Study Abroad students should attend the Study Abroad Office’s Exchange Student Orientation. For dates, time, and location, contact the Study Abroad Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their website at www.miami.edu/studyabroad.
2) Parents who plan to accompany their son or daughter to the U.S. should attend the New Student Orientation for Parents. For Parent Orientation check-in dates, time, and location, contact the Department of Orientation at email@example.com or visit their website at www.miami.edu/orientation.
If you are new to the U.S. and Miami please refer to the following slide shows for insider information:
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