Orientation for Graduate and Professional Students
Fall 2022 Orientation
International Graduate and Professional Student Orientation gives you an early start on your Cornell experience by introducing you to important resources for international students and helping you connect with classmates from around the world.
Fall 2022 orientation will offer virtual asynchronous content in early August, as well as an in-person program on Sunday, August 21 (10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ET), in the Bailey Auditorium on Cornell's Ithaca campus. Attendance is encouraged, but not required.
We'll cover these topics and more:
- Health, wellness, diversity, and inclusion
- Campus safety, crime prevention, and scam awareness
- Cornell’s academic values and success
In addition, an academic and student life panel featuring current international students will discuss academic culture and expectations and how to overcome language barriers.
Registration closes Friday, August 5, at 11:59 p.m. ET.
Watch Video of the Fall 2021 Event
Watch the 2021 Orientation for Graduate and Professional Students on video. The video was shot in Bailey Hall on Cornell campus on August 28, 2021.
Quick Web Resources
Orientation attendance is helpful, but not mandatory. If you can't make it, please explore these web resources:
- COVID-19 FAQ for International Students
- Understanding Your Immigration Status
- Money Matters
- Cornell Police: Resources for Safety
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