Please Note: During Orientation all walk-in hours and appointments for students will be cancelled. In case of emergency, please send an email to your International Student Adviser or email@example.com with "Emergency" in the subject line. Thank you for your cooperation as we welcome our new international students to campus.
ATTENTION NEW INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AT RUTGERS: You are required to complete a mandatory check-in procedure at the Center for Global Services, soon after your arrival in the United States. If you have not done so already, please report your arrival and check-in at our office with your I-20/DS-2019 and passport as soon as possible. Your legal status cannot be activated until this procedure is complete.
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ORIENTATION MON AUG 29 to FRI SEPT 2
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
PLANNING YOUR ARRIVAL AND THINGS TO DO WHEN YOU FIRST GET HERE?
You must complete a mandatory check-in and document verification process at the Center soon after your arrival in the United States and at Rutgers. Print and complete the Global Services Data Form and bring with you along with your passport and I-20/DS-2019. You can visit the Center during regular working hours or during designated check-in hours throughout orientation.
SHOPPING SHUTTLE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Each semester the Center for Global Services offers a free shopping shuttle for international students - to local stores for groceries and living essentials. Sign up for your spot now!!
Welcome to the Center for Global Services
The Center for Global Services coordinates cultural programs and
immigration-related services for approximately 6000 international students, scholars, faculty,
and their dependents, and serves the broader campus community in an administrative and advisory capacity.
The Center's mission is to provide quality and timely services, to demystify federal
immigration regulations as much as possible for the university constituencies we serve,
and to assist members of the campus' international community in the cultural adjustment process.
The Center for Global Services is a part of the university-wide
Centers for Global Advancement and International Affairs
(GAIA Centers). The GAIA Centers work toward developing a comprehensive, campus-wide set of
international initiatives and services, initiating collaborative projects and strategic partnerships
around the world, and expanding students' opportunities for international study and research.