After you Arrive in St. Louis

You must arrive no later than January 10, 2022, the start date listed on the I-20. This will allow you to participate in all required orientation programs. You are advised to arrive between January 7-9th if you are living on-campus or have arranged for an apartment in advance to your arrival.

If you wish to be met at the Lambert St. Louis Airport, you can arrange to be picked up by UMSL Global. This option is generally only available to students arriving January 7-9, 2022.

Note: this service will only be provided if allowed under UMSL Covid-19 protocols. More information will be available in late November. 

Checking-in at UMSL Global

You are required to check-in at UMSL Global starting Monday, January 10, 2022. Please bring your I-20 and passport so that we can photocopy your documents, give you the necessary orientation information, and assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

UMSL Global is located on the third floor of the Social Sciences & Business Building (SSB).

International Student Orientation

Our orientation programs cover topics such as immigration, cultural adjustment, and health insurance. These programs are mandatory for all international students.

Orientation will begin on January 10, 2022. The full schedule will be shared with students via email.