Learn more about UB's welcome for F-1 and J-1 international students.
In addition to any orientation program provided by your academic department, graduate international students will participate in International Student Welcome in-person programs and activities.
Graduate International Student Welcome provides programs and activities specifically for international students to welcome you to UB, and help you get settled before the start of your first semester here.
To access the schedule, join the Fall 2023 International Student Welcome group in UBLinked.
Your Event Pass is needed when attending International Orientation events.
You will use the Event Pass to sign into events during International Student Welcome and at other programs and events while you are a student at UB.
Download the CORQ app to view International Student Welcome events on your mobile device(s). You must first join the Fall 2023 International Student Welcome events.
You must first join the Fall 2023 International Student Welcome group in UBLinked before you can see the International Student Welcome events in the CORQ app.
The Welcome Series sessions and activities are informative, useful, and important as you continue your transition to UB throughout your first semester on campus.
Fall 2023 Welcome Series programs and activities will be shared during the summer and throughout the Fall 2023 semester.
The International Orientation and Welcome Series Fee is a one-time charge for international student new to the UB campus that covers the New to UB orientation programming for undergraduate students, and the International Student Welcome programming for graduate students.
The International Orientation and Welcome Series Fee is $105. The fee will appear on your UB bill during the second or third billing cycle. The fee is charged to all new students, and is not charged based on your choice of participation.