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International Orientation

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Student Union 613
Monday, January 8

8:00 am-8:30 am
Registration and Breakfast

8:30 am-8:45 am
Welcome from OIP
ESL Testing Overview and Requirements

8:45 am-9:15 am
Staying Healthy and Healthcare in the US.
Health Service and Insurance Requirements

9:15 am-9:45 am
Keeping "In-Status:": Being responsible with your immigration status

9:45 am-10:00 am
Computing & Technology Services:
Email, Blackboard, Multipass Accounts, Paying Bills

10:00 am-10:45 pm
Your New Life at Duquesne and In Pittsburgh:
Helping You Settle In...

10:45 am - 11:00 am ESL Testing Overview
11:00 am - 12:00 pm ESL Writing Exam

12:00 pm-12:45 pm
Lunch with Staff and Cultural Ambassadors

1:00 pm
English Testing Continued

Tuesday, January 9

9:00 am - 11:00 am 1 pm to 3 pm
Health Service Consultations and Clearances, 2nd floor Union

10:00 am - 2:00 pm
ESL Testing Results and Registering for Classes, College Hall 435
Students cannot register for classes without visiting Health Services first.

During Orientation You Will:

  • Meet other new students and the Cultural Ambassadors
  • Get immigration, English testing, class registration, and student service information
  • Meet with on-campus departments such as Health Services and English as a Second Language
  • Speak with various service providers from the city of Pittsburgh
  • Take a campus tour of Duquesne and the neighborhoods of Pittsburgh
  • Go shopping
  • Enjoy fun activities on and off campus!

Other Information

Predeparture Orientation Videos

English as a Second Language testing policy

Health Services Requirements