Within one week of arriving at Brandeis, please complete the International Scholar Check-In Form and then schedule a New Scholar Orientation appointment with the ISSO. All new international scholars must schedule and attend a New Scholar Orientation with the ISSO.
To schedule a New Scholar Orientation appointment, please call the ISSO Front Desk at 781-736-3480 or email the ISSO.
What to Bring to Orientation
Please bring all your visa documents to orientation:
Form DS-2019 (for J-1 visa holders)
I-797A Approval Notice (for H-1B visa holders)
Health insurance information if you are enrolled in a policy (for J-1 visa holders)
The same for any dependents on your visa