Spring 2015 International Student Orientation

Welcome to George Fox University International Student and Scholar Services
We are excited to meet you

Spring 2015 Orientation begins Thursday, January 8 


Date to arrive at George Fox University 

  • Please plan to arrive at George Fox University January 7. Orientation begins Thursday, January 8.  If your arrival time is before January 6 please plan to stay in a local hotel. We will provide a host family for you to stay with as early as January 6.
  • The orientation program will begin on January 8 in the International Center/Cultural House.  Please bring your passport, immunization records, and money for opening a bank account.
  • If you arrive early come to the office of International Student and Scholar Services.  It is located in the International Center/Cultural House (#24 under campus facilities on the campus map).
  • We will provide a host family for you to stay with during orientation.  Students will move into on-campus housing on Sunday, January 11

Transportation from the airport to George Fox University 

  • We are able to provide airport pick up starting Tuesday, Jan. 6.  Please email Alex Pia (apia@georgefox.edu)  or Joanna Cox (jcox@georgefox.edu) no later than Dec. 23 with your travel plans.  We will respond to your email by confirming your pick up time.
  • You may also hire a shuttle or taxi to drive you to George Fox University. There are several shuttle and taxi services you may contact to reserve transportation. Shuttles and Taxis from Portland Airport

If you have questions or concerns before your arrival, please feel free to email Alex Pia or call 503-554-2643, or email Joanna Cox or call 503-554-2649.


The Office of International Student and Scholar Services is located in the International Center/Cultural House on the Newberg campus of George Fox University.  Alex Pia, director of International Student and Scholar Services, may be reached at 503-554-2643. Joanna Cox, Interim Director of International Student Services, may be reached at 503-554-2649.

 

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