Welcome to Auburn University!

Soon you’ll be on the exciting Auburn University campus in Auburn, Alabama. Before you arrive, complete the steps below to avoid common issues or delays for international students.

Contact Your Advisor

We have a team of dedicated personal advisors whose job it is to make sure all your questions are answered and to ensure you have a smooth transition to the university.

Before you start on any of the steps below, contact your local personal advisor. Simply select your region of the world below, and send your advisor an email, Skype, WhatsApp, or WeChat message. We look forward to meeting you very soon!

China

North Asia

Middle East/North Africa

Russia/Central Asia/Eastern Europe

UK and Western Europe

North <br/><span>America</span>

North
America

Latin <br/><span>America</span>

Latin
America

Africa

Africa

South <br/><span>Asia</span>

South
Asia

Southeast <br/><span>Asia</span>

Southeast
Asia

Chris (Southwest)

Tel:+1-508-948-7542WhatsApp+1-508-948-7542WeChat:chris040594Email Chris

Alice (Northwest)

Tel:+1-857-315-8730WhatsApp:+1-857-315-8730WeChataliceqinusEmail Alice

Taha (Pakistan)

Tel:+92-307-333-6878WhatsApp:+92-307-333-6878Skype:tshahid29Email Taha

Ajith (India)

Tel:+91-971-722-2408WhatsApp:+91-971-722-2408Skype:ajitks10Email Ajith

Ekta (India)

Tel:+91-965-001-0409WhatsApp+91-965-001-0409Skypeekta.aneja05Email Ekta

Bibiane (Korea)

Tel:+82-10-7711-6538WhatsApp:+82-10-7711-6538Email Bibiane

Erik (North China)

Tel:+86-185-1136-3010WeChat18511363010Email Erik

Doris (South China)

Tel+86-150-1870-6751QQ2282183545Email Doris
Marianna

Marianna

Tel:+34-692-46-41-16WhatsApp:+34-692-46-41-16Skype:marianna.zubenko Email Marianna

Chau (Vietnam)

Tel:+84-908-792-892WhatsApp:+84-908-792-892Skype:diemchau.dtEmail Chau

Shayan (Pakistan)

Tel:+92-335-822-0020WhatsApp:+92-335-822-0020Skype:shayanchawlaEmail Shayan

Tel:WhatsApp:Skype:Email

Tomi (Africa)

WhatsApp:+234-703-414-1021Skype:Tomi AfilakaTel:+234-703-414-1021Email Tomi

George

WhatsApp:+57-304-533-6418Skype:georgelalcantaraTel:+57-304-533-6418Email George
Hoang

Hoang (Vietnam)

WhatsApp:+84-937-225-295Skype:hoangvtb1983Tel:+84-937-225-295Email Hoang

Saranya (Excluding Vietnam)

WhatsApp:+66-96-982-0007Skype:awesome.saranyaTel:+66-96-982-0007Email Saranya

Sakshi (India)

WhatsApp:+91-995-351-0160Skype:arorasakshi187Tel:+91-995-351-0160Email Sakshi

Sonam

WhatsApp:+91-895-004-9050Skype:sonam.parashar3Tel:+91-999-647-1494Email Sonam

Unnati

WhatsApp:+91-972-501-2676Tel:+91-972-501-2676Email Unnati

Viraja (South & West India)

WhatsApp:+91 7028090894Skype:+91 7028090894Tel:+91 7028090894Email Viraja
Annie

Annie (South China)

QQ:1738675071Tel:+86-135-7055-0749Email Annie
Jane

Jane (West China)

QQ:713070180Tel:+86.159.2876.6884Email Jane
Lisha

Lisha (North China)

QQ:18310168200Tel:+86-183-1016-8200Email Lisha
Mark

Mark (Central China)

QQ:15800624575Tel:+86-158-0062-4575Email Mark

Vicky (North China)

WeChatvickychen7910Tel:+86-135-2182-7910Email Vicky

Your Pre-Arrival Checklist

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After you receive the electronic copy of your I-20, complete the following steps before booking your visa appointment:

    1. Schedule a free visa information and preparation session with your personal Enrollment Advisor.
    2. Check that the details on your I-20 are correct (including your date of birth) and make sure your name is the same as it appears on your passport.
    3. Prepare the documents you will need to take to the embassy when attending your visa interview.

After you complete the above steps, you should apply for your visa as soon as possible. It requires an interview with the U.S. Embassy and can sometimes take several weeks to schedule.

  1. Complete your Visa Application.
  2. Pay your I-90 (SEVIS) fee.
  3. Visit usembassy.gov to learn more about scheduling your visa appointment, what to expect when you arrive, and the documentation you need to take with you.
  4. Notify your personal Enrollment Advisor of the date and Embassy of your visa appointment.
  5. Watch these two videos to help you apply for your visa and prepare for your interview:

Other links that international students find useful:

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When purchasing your travel ticket to your new city, plan to arrive on or before your scheduled move-in day.

We are so excited for you to join us on campus! To ensure a smooth transition to your new home, plan to arrive on or before your official move-in day. Airport pickup is available at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) to campus

Once you book your flights, you must fill out the student arrival form. If your family is joining you, you must also complete the family arrival form.

Chart with move-in dates

Spring 2020 Summer 2020 Fall 2020
International Direct January 2, 2020 May 13, 2020 August 11, 2020
Academic Accelerator Program January 2, 2020 May 13, 2020 October 6, 2020
Extended Accelerator Program January 2, 2020 May 13, 2020 October 6, 2020
Academic English Program (Undergraduate and Graduate) January 2, 2020 May 13, 2020 October 6, 2020
Master’s Accelerator Program
(all programs)
January 2, 2020 May 13, 2020 August 11, 2020

We are looking forward to meeting you in person!

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Making your payment in full two weeks before you arrive will help avoid delays with enrollment.

  • Flywire by Peer Transfer: Please visit Auburn’s flywire portal to complete the transfer process. Please note that you cannot use a U.S. credit card or U.S. bank account.
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Please complete the following forms:

  • Immunization Form: Complete this mandatory health and immunization form prior to your arrival, as required by law, and bring it with you to campus.
  • FERPA Disclosure Form: Complete this form prior to your arrival.
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All Auburn Global incoming undergraduate students are required to take a math placement upon arrival to campus.

Before coming to campus, you can take a practice math test. To take the practice test, login with you Student/Banner ID number. This nine digit number (90xxxxxxx) is on the invoice you received in your welcome package with your I-20 paperwork and welcome letter. Here are the instructions on how to take the math placement exam.

HELPFUL RESOURCES

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Next Steps
Guide

This useful brochure is full of information on your I-20 paperwork required for your visa, what you should pack, and other tips to prepare you for your arrival to the Auburn University campus.

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Immigration
Guide

This guide will help you learn more about the process for getting your F-1 visa and arriving in Auburn.

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Pre-Arrival
Checklist

Check off everything on this list to ensure you have completed all the steps before you arrive and bring everything you need to the Auburn University campus.

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Orientation
Schedule

Here’s an example of what your orientation schedule might look like. During orientation, you will receive a full campus tour, see the sights around Auburn, Alabama, and get to know your fellow international students!

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Academic
Calendar

Plan ahead! This calendar tells you when class starts and ends, and when holidays and exams are happening.