Step 9: Register for New Student & Family Orientation

All new first-year and transfer international students are required to attend both International Student Orientation (January 18) and New Student & Family Orientation (January 19).

International Student Orientation: January 18

International Student Orientation will address the most common questions and concerns that you may have pertaining to immigration, your visa, academic expectations, and cultural adjustments.

New Student & Family Orientation: January 19

New Student & Family Orientation (NSFO) provides an opportunity to get to know the USF campus, hear about resources for incoming students, learn essential information about your specific academic major, and connect with faculty, staff, and current students. NSFO includes programs for students and families.

Register for both NSFO and International Student Orientation on the Orientation website.


Deadline: Please register for NSFO by January 12.

Questions about International Student Orientation?
International Student and Scholar Services
Tel: +1 (415) 422-2654, Fax: +1 (415) 422-2412

Questions about New Student & Family Orientation?
New Student & Family Programs

Tel: +1 (415) 422-5550, Fax: +1 (415) 422-2898