Orientation Information for International Students
We are looking forward to your arrival! We know that you will have a fantastic experience at Niagara University and we are here to support you throughout your time here. Important details are provided here. Please read carefully and let us know if you have any questions.
Who is This Orientation for?
This is for new students in all programs. All international ESL, undergraduate, and graduate students are welcome!
- Meet current students who are peer mentors who will help you learn about life at Niagara University
- Learn about policies, activities, expectations, and support available on campus
- Take a campus tour and tour of the surrounding area including a trip to a local shopping center
In anticipation of your arrival to campus, you are encouraged to follow the Niagara University International Relations/Brennan Center Facebook page. It is a great place to meet peer mentors and other new international students.
Below are links to useful information for you to live and study in the U.S.:
- Applying for a New License (Drivers 18+) & Transferring Your Driver's License in New York
- Social Security Number and Card (For those who wish for employment in the U.S.)
- Tourism in Niagara Falls
- About Niagara Falls, USA (including information about city government, departments, weather, and events)
- It is convenient to travel within Niagara Falls and Buffalo by bus. Please refer to NFTA Metro bus route for more information. Niagara University has bus stops of route no.50 and no.50
- I Love New York website