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International Student Services

New Student Orientation

New International Student Orientation - Summer & Fall 2018

Activity

Summer Session

Date and Time

Location

Official airport pickup at JFK

Thursday,

July 5

Afternoon, up until 6 p.m.

JFK Airport, NYC

Students living on campus check-in to residence halls

Thursday,

July 5

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Ridgeview Hall

Students living off campus check-in

Friday,

July 6

10 a.m.

To Be Announced via email

Orientation begins for all new students

Friday,

July 6

10 a.m.

To Be Announced via email

Classes begin

Monday,

July 9

You will refer to your individual class schedule

 

What will you do during Orientation?

  • On-campus students will move into the residence halls.
  • All students will meet academic advisers and finalize course registration.
  • Students who have not documented a minimum score of 550 paper-based, 213 computer-based or 80 ibt on the TOEFL exam must take the English Language Proficiency Exam.
  • Students will be required to present immigration documents and check in with the International Student Programs Office.
  • There will also be time for social activities, tours of New Paltz, and meeting other new and continuing students.

 

Activity

Fall Semester

Date and Time

Location

Official airport pickup at JFK

Tuesday,

Aug. 21

Afternoon, up until 6 p.m.

JFK Airport, NYC

Students living on campus check-in to residence halls

Tuesday,

Aug. 21

6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Gage Hall

Graduate students and students living off campus check-in

Wednesday,

Aug. 22

9 a.m.

Lecture Center

South Lobby

Orientation begins for all new students

Wednesday,

Aug. 22

9:30 a.m.

Lecture Center

Classes begin

Monday,

Aug. 27

You will refer to your individual class schedule