International Graduate Students
Airport Shuttle Service
During designated days prior to the start of Fall and Spring semesters, the Graduate School offers a shuttle service from Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) to Auburn University. For more information, see our Airport Shuttle Registration page.
Temporary Housing Program
In partnership with Auburn University Housing, The Graduate School will launch a new program for Fall 2018 to accept applications for temporary on-campus housing for newly enrolled international graduate students while they seek permanent accommodations. Space is limited, and applications will be considered on a first come, first served basis. For more details, check out our HOST Program webpage.
Prior to departure from your country, consider helpful recommendations offered by current international students. Click on our Planning Your Travel to Auburn page for useful tips before you travel.
Check in with the Office of International Programs.
Upon arrival, international students must complete check-in and orientation with AU International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS), which is housed within the Office of International Programs (OIP) on the 2nd level of Foy Hall. You can register in advance for check-in/orientation sessions. Learn about check-in session dates, times, and registration.
Now that you have arrived in Auburn after a long journey,
you can begin to make necessary connections on campus, as well as explore many opportunities for campus life. See our Campus Resources page for helpful instructions.
Living in Auburn
Since Auburn will be your new place of residence, you will want to determine where to live, shop, and conduct personal business as well as how to get from place to place. To learn about housing, transportation, and other life concerns, check out our Settling In page.
Find Local Resources
As you are settling in, you will want to learn local options for banking, cellular service, grocery needs, utility services, and other personal business. For additional information about local resources, see our Local Resources page.