New international students will often encounter "culture shock" when they first arrive at UC. Learn about the 4 stages and how they might affect your studies. Watch previous international students tell their stories about how they dealt with culture shock during their time at UC. You will need the Windows Media Player to watch this video.
The UC International Services Office has created a series of videos to help you navigate the online iStart Pre-Arrival Check-in process. Please view these videos to familiarize yourself with iStart as you complete the pre-arrival process.
UC International walks you through the process of applying for the Curricular Practical Training electronically through iStart.
UC International walks you through the process of hiring international workers.
UC International helps you understand your immigration documents.
UC International helps you understand you J-1 exchange visitor status.
UC International helps you understand how to maintain your J-1 or F-1 immigration status.
UC International walks you through the process of applying for the Optional Practical Training.
UC International walks you through the process of applying for the Student Visa.
UC International walks you through how to register for classes using One Stop. This tutorial includes how to Add and Drop classes in the University of Cincinnati's semester course registration system.
When your flight arrives at the Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky International Airport, you will first follow the signs to baggage claim to pick up your luggage. From there, walk to the Airport Executive Shuttle desk. If no one is there, simply pick up the phone. Tell them you are a UC student, give them your name and address, then ride the Executive Shuttle to UC.
View this video to learn how to get around the City of Cincinnati using Cincinnati's public transit system (Metro)
This short video is an indispensable guide for any international student looking to study or travel to the USA. With tips before you travel, to a complete overview of how the healthcare system works - you can be prepared!
Know where to find University Health Services (UHS), where you will receive your health screening... get some exercise and play with your friends at the UC rec center... watch a movie, shop at the bookstore, and have a meal at the Tangeman University Center... all in this video.
WorldFest was held Thursday April 28, 2011 at the University of Cincinnati McMicken Commons. WorldFest is a celebration of culture around the world! Stay tuned for WorldFest 2012!