Arrival and Orientation
International students under F1/J1 status cannot arrive more than 30 days before the program start date as listed on the I-20/DS2019. International Students are required to plan their travel in timely manner so that they can attend Mandatory International Orientation upon their arrival.
New Student Reporting: January 06, 2023
Online International Orientation: Must be completed by January 06, 2023
Classes Start: January 09, 2023
Atlanta International Airport shuttle pick up dates: January 04- January 08, 2023 (Request must be received by December 16, 2022- Use Airport Pick Up Form to request shuttle) Form opens on November 01, 2022.
Complete the form to notify us of your arrival
*Students should be prepared to stay in a hotel upon arrival at least for one night. Hotel costs will be the responsibility of the student. (Some students may have to stay in the hotel for more than one night if they do not have a confirmed room assignment.)
*Late Arrivals can result in a student unable to enroll or secure a housing assignment.
*Students must complete the airport shuttle request form by the stated deadline on our webpage. Airport Pick-Up Information
Hampton Inn Tel: (256) 782-0330; 10401 JD&L Drive Jacksonville, AL
University Inn Tel: (256) 435-3300; 1530 Pelham Road South Jacksonville, AL
Comfort Inn Tel: (256) 831-0860; 138 Elm Street Oxford, AL
Super 8 Tel: (256) 241-3210; 1600 Highway 21 Oxford, AL
Econo Lodge Tel: (256) 831-9480; 25 Elm Street Oxford, AL