New International Orientation

  • Welcome Future Bearkats!

    Welcome Future Bearkats!

  • Welcome Future Bearkats!

    Welcome Future Bearkats!

  • Welcome Future Bearkats!

    Welcome Future Bearkats!

1. New International Student Orientation

Required for all incoming new international students, including bachelor, master, doctoral, exchange, and transfer students.

Click here to register

Fall 2015 New International Student Orientation Schedule

At the orientation, you will learn important immigration rules and responsibilities that help you maintain your international student status, as well as different resources on campus. You will also have a chance to interact with staff and faculty members from different departments.

Please Note: Breakfast and lunches are provided for all students with no additional costs.

Time: 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Date: Monday, August 24th, 2015

Place: Classroom 105, Farrington Building

2. New International Student Service Fee 

For Undergraduate Students  

The New International Student Service Fee is mandatory for all first-time undergrdaute international students, including bachelor and transfer students (except previous SHSU ELI students). This is a one-time, non-refundable fee of $125.

Click below to pay the New International Student Service Fee. Simply add the product to cart and check out. (We apologize that our office is not able to accept money order, check, or cash, thus students have to make the payment online through this link.)

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Contact Information
Barbara Eckenfels
Executive Director of International Programs   936.294.4455  CHSS 190 C
Recruiter and Special Programs Coordinator   936.294.4737  F116 D
Pat Herrington
International Undergraduate Advisor   936.294.3892  F116 F
Justin Ball
International Graduate Advisor   936.294.4607  F116 E

Office of International Programs
Farrington Building, Suite 116, Huntsville, TX 77340
Phone: 936-294-4737

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