New International Students may arrive on campus - Saturday, August 24 until Monday, August 26, 2013. New student orientation will begin for these students on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 and will continue until Friday, August 30, 2013.
New Canadian and Transfer students (coming from a U.S. College) may arrive on campus Saturday, August 24 until Tuesday, August 27, 2013. New student orientation will begin for these students on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 and will continue until Friday, August 30, 2013.
International Student Orientation is required for all students. Students that do not attend all or part of orientation will be charged $100 to their student bill.
The purpose of Orientation is to adequately prepare students for the American Culture, College life and life on the campus of St. Scholastica. The days of Orientation will be divided into sections with workshops and information sessions. There will be activities planned, in order to allow students to get to see Duluth.
Workshops include information on the following; on and off campus employment, registering for classes (if not already done), opening and using a bank account, immigration regulations, health services and health insurance. Other events will include; trip to the mall (shopping center) for essential supplies, a trip to the bank to open a bank account and getting to know Duluth!
Traveling to Duluth
There are a few different ways to get to Duluth for Orientation:
Useful Resources for New Students
International Student Identity Card