Fall 2016 International Orientation

August 14-20, 2016

View your detailed orientation schedule at these links:

Orientation Events for All International Students

Immunization clinic

-Tuesday, August 16 | 1-5pm | @Tang Center
-Thursday, August 18 | 9-11:30am | @Tang Center
Get your immunization shots and vaccines to comply with the UC Immunization Requirement. Please call 510-643-7177 to make your appointments 1-2 days in advance.

International Resource Fair

Wednesday, August 17 | 3-5pm | @International House
Talk to representatives and gather information from campus and community organizations, businesses and services! Guests include cell phone companies, banks, campus services, student organizations, and other resources you will need to get settled into life at UC Berkeley.

Doe & Moffitt Library Tour

Thursday, August 18 | 1-3pm | Meet at North Entrance of Doe Library
Tour the Doe, Moffitt and Main Stacks libraries and learn how the campus libraries can help you succeed!

Ice Cream Social!

Friday, August 18 | 4:30-6pm | @International House, Auditorium
Enjoy American-style ice cream with new friends at this closing event for International Student Orientation week. All new international students are welcome.

Discount Event at the Cal Student Store

-Thursday, August 18 | 9am-6pm | @Cal Student Store
-Monday, August 22 | 8am-8pm | @Cal Student Store

The Cal Student Store is happy to support international students & scholars! This special discount event is for you to get the best Cal gear around and all the necessary supplies for school. Get a 20% discount on all general merchandise and 10% off used textbooks! Present coupon at time of checkout (Coupons distributed by Berkeley International Office at orientation).

Pronunciation Tips

Tuesday, August 23 | 1-2pm | @International House | RSVP HERE
Take advantage of this opportunity to learn practical tools for improving your American-English pronunciation. This workshop will be taught by a professional ESL instructor from the English Studies Institute.

Social Events!

Organized by UCB student volunteers!

Sunday, August 14

2-4pm | Campus Tour
2-5pm | Botanical Garden Hike
3:30-5:30pm | Ultimate Frisbee
6-8pm | Dinner in Berkeley

Monday, August 17

10am-12pm | Hike to the Big C
6-8pm | Dinner in Berkeley

Tuesday, August 18

9-11am | Berkeley's Best Coffee Tour
2-3pm | Campus Tour
6-8pm | Dinner in Berkeley

Wednesday, August 19

2-4pm | Berkeley's Best Ice Cream
6-8pm | Dinner in Berkeley

Thursday, August 20

9-11am | Berkeley's Best Coffee Tour
10am-2pm | Asian Market Shopping & Lunch
12-1pm | Lunch in Berkeley
1-3pm | Shopping at Berkeley Bowl
2-3pm | Campus Tour
4:30-6pm | Berkeley's Best Ice Cream
6-8pm | Dinner in Berkeley

Friday, August 21

2-4pm | Berkeley's Best Ice Cream
6-8pm | Dinner in Berkeley
9-11pm | Big C Night Hike

Saturday, August 22

9-11am | Berkeley's Best Coffee Tour
10am-5pm | Trip to San Francisco with ISAB
12-1pm | Lunch in Berkeley
2-3pm | Campus Tour
3-5pm | Ultimate Frisbee @Memorial Glade
6-8pm | Dinner in Berkeley

Sunday, August 23

12-1pm | Lunch in Berkeley
2-4pm | Berkeley's Best Ice Cream
3-5pm | Botanical Gardens Hike
6-8pm | Dinner in Berkeley