Take the next steps in your Michigan education.

Once you have applied and been admitted as an international student at UM-Flint, it’s time to take the next critical steps to ensure a successful transition to the United States and university life. Here you’ll find important information on steps to take before and after you arrive on our campus. If you have any questions about your next steps, don’t hesitate to contact the International Center for assistance. 

Before Arrival

Learn what steps you need to take before you arrive at UM-Flint, including registering for orientation, obtaining your student visa, connecting with your academic advisor, choosing housing, and accessing your UM-Flint email account. 

Getting There

Know what documents you’ll need to carry with you as you travel, how much money to bring, and airport policies and procedures for immigrants to the United States. 

After Arrival

What should you do once you’ve arrived at UM-Flint? Here are the steps to take to familiarize yourself with campus, meet other international students, get settled in, and become part of the UM-Flint community. 

Maintaining Your Status

Read about enrollment requirements and other important information to maintain your status as an F-1 student.