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Webinar Wednesdays

Join Us For Webinar Wednesdays!

The International Students & Scholars Office (ISSO) and Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) are co-hosting a series of pre-arrival webinars for our incoming international students for summer and fall 2020. These webinars are optional but will provide new students with the opportunity to learn more about what to expect at UMass Lowell, and studying in the United States. Join us for Webinar Wednesdays!

June 24 - U.S. Classroom Culture Webinar - 10 a.m. EST

Description: This webinar is open to all new international students attending UMass Lowell, and will provide an overview of life in the U.S., U.S. classroom culture, academic expectations, and student success!

Register for U.S. Classroom and Culture Webinar

Presenters:
Allyson Lynch - Office of Multicultural Affairs
Maggie O'Connor - International Students & Scholars Office

July 8 - Graduate Student Pre-Arrival Webinar - 9 a.m. EST

Description: Join Graduate Admissions and ISSO on preparing for arrival to the US. Topics include: visa preparation, a brief overview of campus resources, admission confirmation, and class registration.

Register for Graduate Student Pre-Arrival Webinar

Presenters:
Benjamin Adoo, Assistant Director - Graduate Recruitment
Patrick Trouve, International Student & Scholar Advisor - ISSO
Allyson Lynch, Assistant Director - Multicultural Affairs

July 15 - Off-campus Housing Resources Webinar - 10 a.m. EST

Description: Presenters will provide temporary accommodations information, things to consider before renting an off-campus apartment, resources to assist in your housing search, and overall best practices.

Register for Off-campus Housing Resources Webinar

Presenters:
Mahalia Durham - International Students & Scholars Office
Allyson Lynch - Office of Multicultural Affairs 
OMA Ambassadors

July 22 - Undergraduate Student Pre-Arrival Webinar - 10 a.m. EST

Description: Listen and learn from your international undergraduate student peers through a student panel! We will also have academic advisors available for questions and assistance regarding course registration.

Register for Undergraduate Student Pre-Arrival Webinar

Presenters:
Michael Belcher - Undergraduate Admissions
ISSO, OMA, Orientation Staff, and College Based Advisors

August 5 - Pre-Arrival Webinar (all levels) - 10 a.m. EST

Description: Topics to include on-campus employment, applying for a Social Security number, and more!

Register for Pre-Arrival Webinar

Presenters:
ISSO, OMA, College Based Advisors, Undergraduate Admissions, and Graduate Admissions