Incoming F-1 & J-1 Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to St. Thomas University! The staff welcomes you and looks forward to assisting you during your academic experience. You are encouraged to seek opportunities that will allow you to learn more about American culture, as well as share information about your heritage and society. Here at St. Thomas University your contributions to the community will be valued and used as a learning library for growth and cultural exchange.

Summer Semester
May 13 Classes begin
June 13-14 New Student Orientation (link to site)

Fall Semester 2013 Schedule
August 15-16 New Student Orientation (link to site)
August       23 International Student Orientation (link to site)
August       19 Classes begin


New International Student Orientation is designed to assist you with your transition to St. Thomas. Attendance is mandatory for all incoming international students, (transfer students from a U.S. high school or college are also required to attend).

International students my encounter long processing times at U.S. ports of entry, as such it is recommended that you allow extra time between connecting flights.  St. Thomas provides airport shuttle pick-up service from both the Miami International Airport and the Fort Lauderdale International Airport.  Please complete the Arrival Notification & Airport Pick-up Form to schedule your pick-up.