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International student orientation, spring 2022

Please note that events are subject to change. You will receive a final schedule when you arrive.

Thursday, Jan. 27, and Friday, Jan. 28

8 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Open offices and resources:

Financial Aid (Seminary Hall, first floor)
Bookstore (Brunner Theatre Center, lower level)
Business Office and insurance (second Floor, Sorensen Hall)

10 a.m.-3 p.m. Open house (Gerber Center 402; Gävle Rooms 1 and 2). Visit the Office of International Student & Scholar Services (OISSS) and meet the staff. Stop by or stay awhile for drinks and snacks. Free winter clothing, toiletries, blankets and pillows will be available to take while supplies last.

10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Brunch, Gerber Center, Dining Room)

10 a.m.–1 p.m. American Bank and Trust, (Gerber Center, Brew by the Slough) Friday only. Students must bring original documents of: I-20, passport and visa, and Augustana email address.

1:30 p.m. Campus tour (meet in the lobby of the Office of International Student & Scholar Services and Gerber Center 402), Friday only

5-7 p.m. Dinner (Gerber Center, Dining Room)

7 p.m. Social hour with Global Ambassadors, (location to be determined)

Saturday, Jan. 29

10 a.m.-1 p.m. American Bank and Trust, (Gerber Center, Brew by the Slough) Students must bring original documents of: I-20, passport and visa, and Augustana email address.

10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.  Brunch (Gerber Center, Dining Room)

12:45 p.m. Target/Kohls/Ross shopping ( Gerber Center, Dining Room lobby). Meet Global Ambassadors and walk to the bus stop. Learn to ride the MetroLink: Lime 53 to the outing. Take this time to shop for school supplies, personal essentials, and for winter items, so bring money for purchases and a shopping list. Remember to bring your student ID to get on MetroLink Bus or pay $1 to ride each way.

1 p.m. MetroLink pick-up at parking Lot J.

4 p.m. Meet in front of Target and take the Metro bus back to campus.

5-7 p.m.Dinner (Gerber Center, Dining Room)

7 p.m. Social hour with Global Ambassadors, (location to be determined)

Sunday, Jan. 30

10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Brunch with your Global Ambassador (Gerber Center, Dining Room)

1-4 p.m. Social hour with Global Ambassadors, (location to be determined)

5-7 p.m. Dinner with Global Ambassadors (Gerber Center, Dining Room)

Jan. 31-Feb. 1

Follow the general schedule for all students at Spring Welcome