After You Arrive...
Airport Pick Up:
When you arrive, you will be picked up from the airport by a
Diversity Ambassador based on the flight information you provided
to the OISS. You will meet the Diversity Ambassador at the baggage
carousel (where you pick up your luggage). More information
regarding your airport pickup will be sent to you via email.
Post Arrival Checklist:
Check in with Office of International Student Services. At
- I-94 card*
- Stamped I-20/DS-2019
- Completed health form (unless you already submitted it to the
- Proof of Health Insurance**
- International Student Data
*White card you received upon arrival into the
U.S. You may not have received this card since it is in transition
to an electronic document. If you did not receive it, please visit
to print/save a copy for your records.
**F1 and J1 undergraduates will be automatically
enrolled in the University-sponsored health insurance plan (ISEP
participants exempted). Graduate students need to provide proof of
Call home to family and friends to let
them know you made it safely
Locate permanent housing and update local
address with OISS
Take or send verification of immunizations and
physical exam to Health Services located in the HRC according to
directions found here: http://www.butler.edu/health-services/forms/
Meet your Academic Advisor
Register for classes (if you have not
already done so)
Get your Butler ID card
Attend mandatory International
Orientation, January 9 and January 10, 2015
'Like' the Butler University
International Student Services page on FACEBOOK!
Take time to visit the 'Getting
Settled' page to learn how to open a bank account, get a
cell phone, and more.