Student Life

Admitted Students

Welcome to WCU!  All new International Students must attend International Student Orientation


Orientation Information

Orientation Guide Book

Spring 2016 International Student Orientation January 13, 14, 15.

Up-to-Date Checklist for International and Exchange Students recently admitted as an undergraduate, transfer and graduate student  are available during orientation.

 In order to complete processing admission procedures, all vital documents that you need to return to this division of the Office of International Programs and Services (IPS) must be returned in a timely manner to begin your studies at WCU.

All new international and exchange students to WCU must participate in an orientation program prior to each semester!

 IPS has designed a 3 day International Orientation to make your adjustment to the WCU campus as easy as possible. IPS requires that all new students arrive on campus approximately  one (1) week prior to classes starting, both to attend this orientation and to have sufficient time to adjust to your new home and community here in Cullowhee, NC.


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