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Welcome to Northeastern Illinois University!

We are delighted that you will be joining us for the Spring 2017 semester. New international students are required to participate in Orientation sessions conducted by the Office of International Programs.

During Orientation, you will receive useful information and resources to help you during your transition to Northeastern Illinois University. You will also be provided with information on how to maintain your visa status, and be taken on a campus tour. Please locate the appropriate Orientation(s), from the list below. 

View a virtual map of our University locations and learn about parking on University property.

SAELL STUDENTS

SAELL students must (1) attend the SAELL Welcome and Orientation event, (2) take the TOEFL exam, and (3) attend an Orientation regarding maintaining F-1 visa status. Reserve your place at both orientations by emailing c-gonzalez2@neiu.edu.

SAELL Welcome and Orientation

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Northeastern Illinois University
El Centro
3390 North Avondale Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60618

TOEFL EXAM

Thursday, January 5, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Northeastern Illinois University
El Centro
3390 North Avondale Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60618

Orientation (F-1)

Thursday, January 5, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Northeastern Illinois University
Main Campus, Lech Walesa Hall, Room 1001
3601 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625

STUDENTS WITH F-1 VISAS

Students with F-1 visas may choose between one of the two orientation dates below. Reserve your place at orientation by emailing c-gonzalez2@neiu.edu.

Orientation (F1) 

Thursday, January 5, 2017
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

OR

Friday, January 6, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Northeastern Illinois University
Main Campus, Lech Walesa Hall, Room 1001
3601 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625

STUDENTS WITH J-1 VISAS

Exchange students with J-1 visas must attend the orientation listed below. Reserve your place at orientation by emailing c-gonzalez2@neiu.edu.

Orientation (J-1)

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Northeastern Illinois University
Main Campus, Lech Walesa Hall, Room 1001
3601 West Bryn Mawr Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625

International Programs

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International-Programs@neiu.edu

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