Orientation for New International Students
UH Hilo has two parts to Orientation: a one-day orientation specifically for new international students, followed by a four-day orientation for all new students. The one-day orientation for new international students is required for all new international students. It will be held on Thursday, January 3 in the morning. As discussed previously, you should arrive in Hilo on Wednesday, January 2.
There is no fee to attend the orientation for new international students. The orientation for new international students will cover topics that are specific to international students. We will help you get your TB test, help you get your UH student ID card, show you around campus, provide shuttles to go to shopping and open a bank account, and much more.