Checklists

Checklists

Before leaving your home country:

  • Make sure your passport is valid, and will be for your entire stay.
  • Purchase international health care and insurance.
  • Contact the International Student & Scholar Services office at UConn for help with specific visas.
  • Secure accommodations.
  • Buy local currency.

When you have arrived safely in Connecticut:

  • Attend all Orientation events.
  • Open a bank account.
  • Figure out monthly accommodation payment.
  • Arrange to pay tuition, if applicable.
  • Prepare for the beginning of classes.