New International Student Orientation

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IMPORTANT DATES

Important dates

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Spring Important Dates

  • January 10-11:  Arrive in Fort Smith, Arkansas. (If you arrive earlier, you will be responsible for your own housing, transportation and meals.)
  • January 11: Payment Deadline
  • January 12: Compass testing (if applicable) and Class registration
  • January 13: Mandatory New Student Orientation at Flanders 100
  • January 19: UAFS classes begin
  • May 6: Last day of classes
  • May 7-13: Final exams
  • May 14: Commencement

Fall Important Dates

  • AUGUST 9-10: Arrive in Fort Smith, Arkansas. (If you arrive earlier, you will be responsible for your own housing, transportation and meals.)
  • August 10: Payment Deadline
  • AUGUST 11: Compass testing (if applicable) and Class registration
  • AUGUST 12: Mandatory New Student Orientation at Library 122
  • AUGUST 13-15: Cub Camp
  • AUGUST 17: UAFS classes begin
  • December 1: Last day of classes
  • December 3-9: Final exams
  • December 10: Commencement

Methods of Payment

You or your parents can make payments through (http://www.uafs.edu/about/tuition-fees-payments).  Please note that if payment is not paid by the deadline students will be dropped from all classes. Do not wait for the last minute to do so.

Payment may be made by:

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  1. PeerTransfer-Peertransfer offers the lowest exchange rate, it’s easy to pay especially if you’re still overseas and you can keep track of when your money is being transferred. You can pay for your tuition and fees from the link below. https://www.peertransfer.com/school/uafs/
  2. Personal check, Debit Card or Credit Card (UAFS accepts Visa, MasterCard, & Discover.)

Arrival Information

  1. UAFS International Staff and volunteers will greet you at Fort Smith regional airport.
  2. In order to keep track of when students are arriving and for airport pick-ups for the Fall 2015 semester we please ask that each student fill out the following survey in the link below. https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/InitialEntranceTravelForm
  3. You must sign up for your arrival information before/on July 15, 2015.

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