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New Student Orientation: Main Campus International

Description: Congratulations on your acceptance to Nova Southeastern University (NSU)! We would like to welcome you to the Main Campus in Fort Lauderdale.

This program is designed for new international students of all ages. It is designed to orient you to the college campus and connect you to the services offered at NSU, including assistance from the Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS).

By attending orientation, you will learn about other resources available to you through support services and ways to get involved with student organizations. We will guide you through a campus tour to ensure your preparedness for the first day of classes. During orientation, you will also sign-up for your Sharkcard ID, receive a student planner, and be introduced to faculty and advisors. Special sessions at this orientation include workshops on Student Visa, I-20, Social Security information, and employment opportunities.

We hope you connect with other students, make friends, and have fun!
Category: New Student Orientation
Host(s): New Student Orientation
Contact Phone: 1-800-541-6682, ext. 28050
Contact E-mail:
Starts On: 05 Jan 2013 09:00 AM ET
Ends On: 05 Jan 2013 04:00 PM ET
Location: 001 - Fort Lauderdale Main Campus
Address: 3301 College Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33314
Details/Directions: Check-in begins: 7:30 a.m.
Program begins: 9:00 a.m.
Program ends: 3:00 p.m.

Check-in Location: Carl DeSantis Building, Inside Courtyard

What to bring:
Vehicle Registration (for parking permit)
Course schedule
Light Jacket (for cooler indoor and outdoor temperatures)
Umbrella and/or Poncho (for inclement weather)

Print and Bring the One Day Parking Pass
One Day Parking Pass

Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) website:

Directions to the Main Campus:
Map to Main Campus

From I-95, North or South, or Florida's Turnpike, North or South:

Take I-595 exit, westbound.
Proceed on I-595 to University Drive.
Turn left and proceed southbound on University Drive to SW 30th Street.
Turn left onto SW 30th Street and proceed East approximately ½ mile turn right onto Ray Ferrero, Jr. Boulevard.
Make a right turn into the NSU campus onto Ray Ferrero, Jr. Boulevard
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