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What's International Student Orientation?

All new international students are required to attend International Student Orientation, which is coordinated by the Office of International Student Services (ISS) at the beginning of your first semester at SUNY- Brockport.

The main purpose of orientation is to provide you important information regarding immigration and visa status regulations, campus policies and procedures, and other information you need to know as a student at SUNY- Brockport.

Upcoming Pickups

In order to attend the international student orientation, you will need to make travel arrangements and plan to arrive before the start of the semester. You will need to contact International Student Services to tell us when your arrival date and time are, so that we can provide transportation to the campus. Click here to submit your arrival information.

Dates for pick up are limited as seen below. If your arrival is outside of these dates, you will need to schedule your own transportation to Brockport.

Semester Pick-up Dates
Start Date
Fall 2017 August 21-25 only August 21
Spring 2018 January 16-19 only January 16

Move-in Information

On-campus Housing Option

Undergraduate students who have paid an on-campus housing deposit will be permitted to move into their residences during orientation.

For more information or any questions about moving into your residence hall, please contact:

Office of Residential Life/Learning Communities

Phone: (585) 395-2122, (585) 395-2108
Fax: (585) 395-2732

What to Pack

Bed linens are NOT provided by the university. Additional items can be purchased after your arrival, but to get through the first few days on campus, we recommend you to bring:

  • A bed cover/sheet
  • Pillow and pillow case
  • Blanket
  • Towel
  • Clothing items reflecting the climate
  • Medications

You can also order your bedding and have it waiting for you when you arrive to campus! Check out Campus Market for all your dorm room needs!

Last Updated 2/21/18

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