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Forge International New Student Orientation

All new UCO international students are required by the U.S. immigration law to attend the UCO Forge International New Student Orientation. During the Forge International New Student Orientation, you will have the opportunity to learn about health insurance, safety, banking, cultural adjustment, transportation, as well as organizational involvement. You will also get to meet different campus and communication organizations that will assist with your new life at UCO. In addition, a free meal will be provided and the opportunity to win great prizes, such as iPods, bicycles, computer accessories, gift cards and more. Prior to orientation, download the OGA cell phone app

Register for Orientation


Spring 2023 Orientation 

1-6 p.m.
Jan. 20, 2023
Nigh University Center, Ballrooms (Third Floor)

Orientation Schedule

  • 1 p.m. Registration/Meet the Office of Global Affairs team
  • 1:30 p.m. Welcome/Remarks from President Neuhold-Ravikumar
  • 2 p.m. Immigration Sessions
  • 2:20 p.m. Break
  • 2:30 p.m. Insurance Presentation by Niraj
  • 3:20 p.m. Break
  • 3:30 p.m. Student Panel with Country and Regional Association Leaders
  • 4:20 p.m. Break
  • 4:30 p.m. Closing Announcements
  • 5:00 p.m. Raffle and Dinner