Orientation Requirements for International Students

Welcome to UNT! Orientation programs are designed to help students successfully transition to the university. As an international student, you will participate in orientation activities specific to your status as a visa holder, as well as orientation activities specific to your enrollment status. You must complete all orientation requirements prior to registering for classes. 

International Student Requirements

All F and J visa holders (this includes international freshman, transfer and graduate students) must complete the following:

Eagle WINGS  (Welcome! International New Student Guide to Success)
Summer and Fall 2020 Courses Opening Soon
Canvas App
Eagle WINGS is an online course in Canvas. The course is best accessed on a personal computer or laptop. The Canvas App is available for mobile devices running Apple iOS and Android OS.

F & J degree-seeking students will receive an email to enroll in WINGS prior to the start of the semester. Questions? Contact us.

Document Check-In via iNorthTX

F & J Visa Requirements 101 (on-campus)

You will NOT be able to register for classes until you have completed both Eagle WINGS and Document Check-In via iNorthTX.

Please see the links below outlining additional orientation requirements for international freshman, international transfer and international graduate students.


INTERNATIONAL FRESHMEN

Register for Freshman Orientation
Freshman Pre-Orientation Homework in Canvas
Participate in First Flight Week (Fall)
Meet the requirements of the Texas Success Initiative (TSI)
Summer Orientation for students beginning their time at UNT in the summer
Spring Orientation for students beginning their time at UNT in the spring semester

INTERNATIONAL TRANSFER Students

Register for Transfer Orientation
Transfer Toolkit in Canvas
Participate in First Flight Week Transfer Experience (Fall)
Meet the requirements of the Texas Success Initiative (TSI)
Summer Orientation for students beginning their time at UNT in the summer
Spring Orientation for students beginning their time at UNT in the spring semester

INTERNATIONAL GRADUATE Students:

Graduate Orientation 
Teaching Assistants/Teaching Fellows are required to take the Teaching Excellence Seminar
Graduate Students in the College of Music must attend College of Music orientation and placement exams at the time specified in the Music Admission letter.
Graduate Students in other Colleges may require department orientations. Please check with your department.