Student in Library working on laptop
Orientations introduce Postdoctoral Fellows to the University of South Alabama, the surrounding community, and benefits they are eligible for. It can also be a great networking tool.

International Students

New international students are required to participate in an orientation program prior to their first semester at the University of South Alabama.

The program provides information concerning:

  • services available;
  • adjustment to the academic, social, and cultural environment;
  • immigration matters;
  • local sights and activities;
  • student organizations;
  • health insurance;
  • safety and security provisions;
  • academic programs and advising;
  • step-by-step instructions on how to register for classes.