UNI welcomes its new international students to campus with a mix of information sessions, social events and recreational activities.
International Students and Scholars Office will sponsor a ski trip. The cost is $63 for transportation to and from Sundown, lift ticket, lesson and ski or snowboard rental. Departure time is 9 a.m.; returning to campus no later than 8 p.m. The registration deadline is 5 p.m., Monday, Feb. 1, in the ISSO office, 113 Maucker Union. Payment must be made in cash and exact change only. Space is limited; tickets are first-come, first-served. A waiver of liability is required to be completed at the time of registration. Contact Felix Weigel for more information.
The International Students and Scholars Office will sponsor a day trip to the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn. The Mall of America is the largest shopping mall in the United States and offers countless shopping opportunities as well as numerous attractions, dining options and more. Cost is $20. Complete the Mall of America sign-up form (see event link) and come to ISSO, 113 Maucker Union, by Monday, Nov. 9, to pay and receive your ticket. Payments must be made in cash and exact change only. Space is limited; tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Participants are required to print, sign and date the Waiver of Liability and Hold Harmless Agreement and submit it to ISSO when paying for a ticket.
Celebrate IEW with various events and activities across campus all week. Visit our website for a full schedule. If your office, department, or student organization is celebrating IEW and is not yet listed on the schedule, please email ISSO Graduate Assistant, Felix Weigel, with your event details and you will be included.
The Center for Multicultural Education (CME) and the International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) are partnering to bring together local and global traditions of various cultures.
For the first edition of the academic year, join ISSO for Brazilian deliciousness and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the CME's Cultural Corner, Dia de los Muertes Paintings, 5-minute massages, pumking decorating, and a Loteria (Mexican Bingo) sponsored by the Hispanic Latino Student Union.
ISO offers newly admitted international students the chance to attend informative sessions, meet UNI staff and professors, register for classes, go shopping, participate in evening activities and much more. All new international students should complete the New International Student Arrival Form by Aug. 1. All undergraduate students should also register for ISO via the Office of Admissions website to prepare for advising.
All newly admitted international students arrive at UNI for a week of orientation before classes start, including International Student Orientation and UNI NOW!
Presentation by Fulbright Ambassador Anne R. Richards, associate professor of English at Kennesaw State University. The presentation will be followed by a Q&A session. Refreshments will be served.
If you like having fun, attend the International Students Association's Halloween Dance. This event is free and open to everyone. ISA will be accepting donations for the Northeast Iowa Food Bank. The first 100 attendees will be entered into a raffle, and there will be a prize for best costume! For questions, please contact Catherine at firstname.lastname@example.org