Welcome to King’s College. We are excited to have you join the King’s family and become a Monarch!

In order to best prepare you for your first semester, King's College requires new international students to participate in our New Student Orientation. This is a two-part program comprised of the International Student Orientation and the Fall Welcome.

  • International Student Orientation Dates
    • Summer Session Start - Wednesday, June 20th - Thursday, June 21st 
      (MANDATORY for International Students who are beginning their coursework in the Summer Session)
    • Fall Session Start - Tuesday, August 21st 
      (MANDATORY for International Students beginning their coursework in the Fall Session)
  • Fall Welcome
    August 24 - 27
    (Required for all First-Year Domestic and International Students)


Prior to your International Student Orientation: Prior to attending your International Student Orientation, you are REQUIRED to access the New Student Portal to complete your placement testing, student questionnaire, and other necessary forms. The New Student Portal is also where you can access your King’s E-mail for the first time.

International Student Orientation is MANDATORY for all new international students. It is highly recommended that you arrive at least 2 days before orientation as to allow yourself time to check-in and tend to personal matters before the semester starts. International Students, who are starting in the Summer Session, must attend the Summer International Student Orientation. International Student, who are starting in the Fall Session, must attend the Fall International Student Orientation. 

Fall Welcome is the second part of our orientation program. The program is designed as a way for you to become better acquainted with life on campus as well as introduce you to staff, faculty, administrators, and fellow students that make up the King’s College community. Fall Welcome begins with resident move-in and commuter check-in for all first-year students on August 24th.