UMD: A Globally Connected University

International Student Orientation

International Student Orientation for Fall 2019 was  held Monday, August 19 - Friday, August 23. To accommodate students' varying schedules, the required Immigration Session is repeated multiple times.

Students who did not complete the required F-1 Immigration Session must attend a Make-up Session.  Make-up F-1 Immigration Sessions will be offered:

  • Wednesday, August 28 from 2:00pm- 3:30pm
  • Friday, August 30 from 10:30am – 12:00pm
  • Wednesday, September 4 from 10:30am – 12:00pm

To register:

  1. Login into your iTerp account
  2. After logging in, from the left menu select, Register for Orientation. More detailed instructions with screenshots on registration are here.
  3. Sign up for orientation events under Session Signups.
  4. You may then print your customized schedule by returning to the Register for Orientation menu.

Meet our Orientation Student Leaders!

Disability Support for Orientation

If you require any disability support to attend ISSS Orientation, please contact Disability Support Services at