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Orientation Schedule

CESL Students

More information will be available soon.

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Undergraduate Students

  • August 14 – Arrival Date and Residence Halls Open for International Students
    • 2:00PM – Shopping Trip: Depart from Bradley Hall at 2:00PM
    • 6:00PM-8:00PM – Dinner & Game Night at Patterson Hall 118/119
  • August 15
    • 11:00AM – Shopping Trip: Depart from Bradley Hall at 11:00AM
    • 2:00PM – Campus Walking Tour: Depart from Bradley Hall
    • 4:00PM-6:00PM -- Welcome Dinner at The Cornerstone
    • 6:30PM – Movie Night at Gatton Student Center - Worsham Cinema
  • August 16
    • 2:00PM – Placement Testing at W.T. Young Library Room B-110
    • 4:00PM – Campus Walking Tour: Depart from Bradley Hall
    • 6:00PM-8:00PM – Dinner with ISLT at Patterson Hall 118/119
  • August 17
    • 8:30AM-1:00PM – International Student Orientation at White Hall 118
    • 2:00PM – Placement Testing at W.T. Young Library Room B-110
    • 6:00PM - ISLT Peer Mentor Night in Gatton Student Center – Social Staircase
  • August 18
    • 8:30AM-1:00PM -- Big Blue Nation Orientation - at White Hall 106
    • 6:00PM-8:00PM – Ice Cream Party in Bradley Hall Courtyard
  • August 19-22
  • August 22
    • 2:00PM-4:00PM - Craft and Chat in Bradley Hall Courtyard
  • August 23 
    • First Day of Classes

Graduate Students

New International Graduate Student Orientation (all international graduate students including Teaching Assistants)
Monday, August 9 at 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Ballroom A Gatton Student Center

August 10-13 International Teaching Assistant Orientation
https://gradschool.uky.edu/orientation-new-graduate-teaching-assistants

International Student Welcome Dinner
Sunday, August 15 at 4:00 PM
Cornerstone

Movie Night at Gatton Student Center- Worsham Cinema
Sunday, August 15 at 6:30 PM

Ice Cream Party at Bradley Hall Courtyard
Wednesday, August 18 at 6:00 PM