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Discoveries Orientation

International Students

Welcome from abroad to the university of denver!

International students will find a warm welcome to their educational experience at DU through the International Student Orientation and Discoveries Orientation.  These are both required transition programs for all of our international students.

Your orientation experience

International Student & Scholar Services, will host an orientation for all incoming Fall 2019. 

International Student Residence Hall Move-In: Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 (morning) 

International Student Orientation: Thursday August 29th (starting at 11am) - Friday, August 30th, 2019 

Discoveries Orientation: Monday, September 2nd, 2019 - Friday, September 6th, 2019 (all day/all week)

First Day of Fall Classes: Monday, September 9th, 2019

Exchange Students

Are you an exchange student to DU? Contact [email protected] at the Office of International Education.

Arriving in the States

International students should coordinate their enrollment and arrival at DU with International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS). Their website is full of important information for incoming international students and is the first stop for any prospective international student.


Programs during Orientation will take place in various locations across campus. If you need accommodations due to a disability, please contact The Disability Services Program (DSP) at 303-871-2278 to discuss arrangements.