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International Student Orientation

We are excited to welcome you to the Roosevelt Community!  The Office of International Programs presents a New Student Orientation so we may share important information and welcome you to Chicago.  During orientation, you will learn about:

  • US immigration regulations 
  • how to find your academic advisor and register for classes
  • how to access, read and pay your bill
  • university resources and services
  • student activities, clubs and sports
  • health and safety issues
  • cultural adjustment to life in Chicago

Please submit a $200 admission deposit by December 15, 2015. By paying the $200 deposit, you indicate your intention to become a student and join the Roosevelt community. The $200 deposit is not an additional fee; it is a pre-payment on your tuition bill for your first semester. The $200 deposit must be paid before you register for classes. The Roosevelt admission deposit is refundable only if your student visa is denied. The deposit will not be returned if you do not attend Roosevelt University.  

New International Student Orientation

This orientation is for all new international students  at Roosevelt.  This includes students who are attending a U.S. university for the first time and those who have already been studying in the U.S. as an F1 or J1 student and are transferring to Roosevelt to continue their studies

Date:    Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Time:    10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

You must bring the following items to orientation:

  • Photocopy of your passport picture and visa pages
  • I-94 entry document
  • SEVIS I-20 or DS-2019 Form
  • Emergency contact information (Name, Address, and Phone Number)
  • Your address and phone number in Chicago

If you have any questions, please contact:

International Programs
Roosevelt University
430 S Michigan Ave, AUD 124
Chicago, IL 60605-1394
Phone: 312-341-3531
Fax: 312-341-6377