New International Student Seminar

All new international students on F-1 visas are required to attend this seminar as part of their orientation. Important information is provided on immigration requirements, life in the U.S and California, social issues, and much more.

You will learn about:
  • Maintaining your international student status
  • What resources are available to you
  • Campus activities
  • Relevant University policies


Fall 2020 New International Student Orientation Seminar

(for students in semester programs) 

Date: Open through August 30, 2020
Time: Online New Intl Student Orientation
Location: Online 

This online seminar is mandatory for all new F-1 visa students. Please plan to upload all travel documents: Cal Lutheran I-20, passsport, F-1 visa, and I-94.  Also upload a photo of yourself.

Complete and submit the Current Student Profile Form so we can register you in SEVIS.



 Fall 2020 New International Students Orientation

(for students in 11-week programs) 

  • Zoom Orientaton

Date: Thursday, August 27, 2020

Time: 7pm (California time; Pacific Standard Time) 

Location: Zoom link sent from Graduate Orientation Team

 Orientation is Mandatory for all new F-1 students. Please email all travel documents: I-20, passsport, visa and I-94 as well as a photo of yourself to  and submit the Current Student Profile Form so we can activate your SEVIS record.