International Student Orientation

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ISSA's International Student Orientation provides essential information about maintaining immigration status and life at Notre Dame as well as provide an opportunity to connect with the international community and ISSA staff.

All new students whose F-1 or J-1 visa documents are sponsored by Notre Dame, including those returning to Notre Dame after a leave of absence, are required to attend International Student Orientation. 

Fall 2024 ISO
  • Undergraduate ISO - Thursday, August 22
  • Graduate School - Maintaining Status Session - Monday, August 19
  • Mendoza Fall Starts - Maintaining Status Session - Monday, August 19
  • Law School - Maintaining Status Session - Tuesday, August 20
  • Mendoza (summer) - Varies by program
Spring 2025 ISO

All students - TBD

More details will be communicated in January, including opportunities to connect with the Notre Dame community.

Undergraduate Students   Graduate Students   Maintaining Your Status


If you have any questions, you may contact us at or +1-574-631-1138. 

  • For pre-arrival information, please visit our Pre-Arrival page.
  • For additional arrival information, review our Arrival page.