Forge International New Student Orientation


  1. Register for the Orientation

  2. Download our Application before the Orientation


For Exhibitors Register Here

Date: January 17, 2020 (Friday)

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Venue: Nigh University Center Ballrooms (3rd floor)

All new UCO International Students are REQUIRED by the US Immigration Law to attend the UCO Global Conference. During the Global Conference, 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, there will be a free meal provided and the opportunity to win great prizes such as iPods, bicycles, computer accessories, gift cards and much more!


New International Student Orientation Schedule

(*Note-This schedule may be subject to change.)

10:00 – Registration

10:30 – Welcome Session and Announcements

11:00 – 11:45 – J1 and F1 Session

11:45 – 12:45 – Lunch/Insurance

12:45 – 1: 15 – UCO Traditions

1:15 – 1:30 – Exhibition Hall

1:30 – 2:00 -Session 1

2:00 – 2:15 – Exhibition Hall

2:15 – 2:45 – Session 2

2:45 – 3:30 – Panel

3:30 – 4:00 – Cultural Presentation

4:00 – 4:30 – Raffle Tickets and Closing Announcements

Persons who, because of a special need or condition, would like to request an accommodation should contact the Office of Global Affairs as soon as possible, but no later than 72 hours before the event, so that appropriate arrangements can be made.

Note for FRESHMAN students:
If you are entering UCO as a freshman, there are additional ceremonies and events we would strongly recommend for you to attend. Please refer to Freshman Forge for additional information!