Welcome to UDayton Global!

Soon you’ll be on the exciting University of Dayton campus in Dayton, Ohio. Before you arrive, complete the steps below to avoid common issues or delays for international students.

Contact your advisor.

We have a team of dedicated personal advisors whose job it is to make sure all your questions are answered and to ensure you have a smooth transition to the university.

Before you start on any of the steps below, contact your local personal advisor. Simply select your region of the world below, and send your advisor an email, Skype, WhatsApp or WeChat message. We look forward to meeting you very soon!

North </br>America


Latin </br>America




South </br>Asia


Southeast </br>Asia




Middle East/</br>North Africa

Middle East/
North Africa



Russia/</br>Central Asia

Central Asia

A female

Kate - Africa

Skype:kate.vlasiuk1210WhatsApp:+971.52.352.5795Tel:+971.52.352.5795Email Kate
A female

Tomi - Africa

WhatsApp:+234.703.414.1021Skype:Tomi AfilakaTel:+234.703.414.1021Email Tomi
A female

Sarah - Middle East/North Africa

WhatsApp:+971.52.358.5215Skype:+971.52.358.5215Tel:+971.52.358.5215Email Sarah
A male

Jacob - North America

WhatsApp:+1.857.529.7237Skype:Jacob MobergTel:+1.857.529.7237Email Jacob
A female

Sonam - South Asia

WhatsApp:+91.895.004.9050Skype:sonam.parashar3Tel:+91.999.647.1494Email Sonam
A female

Sakshi - South Asia

WhatsApp:+91.995.351.0160 Skype:arorasakshi187 Tel:+91.995.351.0160 Email Sakshi
A female

Unnati - South Asia

WhatsApp:+91.972.501.2676Skype:+91.972.501.2676Tel:+91.972.501.2676Email Unnati
A female

Viraja - South Asia

WhatsApp:+91 7028090894Skype:+91 7028090894Tel:+91 7028090894Email Viraja
A female

Alice - China

QQ:1196954619Tel:+86 15928933132Email Alice
A female

Annie - China

QQ:713070180Tel:+86.135.7055.0749Email Annie
A male

Jane - China

QQ:713070180Tel:+86.159.2876.6884Email Jane
A female

Kelly - China

QQ:713070180Tel:+ Kelly
A female

Lisha - North China

QQ:713070180Tel:+86.183.1016.8200Email Lisha
A male

Mark - China

QQ:713070180Tel:+86.158.0062.4575Email Mark
A female

Vicky - North China

QQ:1925259247Tel:+86.135.2182.7910Email Vicky
A male

George - Latin America

WhatsApp:+57.301.521.6058Skype:georgelalcantaraTel:+57.301.521.6058Email George
A male

Sebastian - Latin America

WhatsApp:+57.310.223.8150Skype:sebastian.gh-latamTel:+57.310.223.8150Email Sebastian
A female

Hoang - Southeast Asia

WhatsApp:+84.937.225.295Skype:hoangvtb1983Tel:+84.937.225.295Email Hoang
A female

Saranya - Southeast Asia

WhatsApp:+66.96.982.0007Skype:awesome.saranyaTel:+66.96.982.0007Email Saranya

Complete your Pre-Arrival Checklist.

After you receive the electronic copy of your I-20, complete the following steps before booking your visa appointment:

  1. Schedule a free visa information and preparation session with your personal Enrollment Advisor.
  2. Check that the details on your I-20 are correct (including your date of birth) and make sure your name is the same as it appears on your passport.
  3. Prepare the documents you will need to take to the embassy when attending your visa interview.

After you complete the above steps, you should apply for your visa as soon as possible. It requires an interview with the U.S. Embassy and can sometimes take several weeks to schedule.

  1. Complete your Visa Application.
  2. Pay your I-90 (SEVIS) fee.
  3. Visit usembassy.gov to learn more about scheduling your visa appointment, what to expect when you arrive, and the documentation you need to take with you.
  4. Notify your personal Enrollment Advisor of the date and Embassy of your visa appointment.
  5. Watch the videos below to help you apply for your visa and prepare for your interview:

When purchasing your ticket, plan to arrive on or before your scheduled move-in day.

Once you book your flight, visit udaytonglobal.org/arrival to enter your travel itinerary and confirm your free airport pick-up if required. Pick-ups are offered from the Dayton International Airport (DAY). These important details will help the campus team prepare for your arrival and make your big day go as smoothly as possible.

Program Move-in Date

Program Move-in DateSpring 2019Summer 2019Fall 2019
Undergraduate ProgramsJanuary 6, 2019May 15, 2019August 14, 2019
Graduate ProgramsLLM only: January 4, 2019
January 6, 2019
N/AAugust 14, 2019
Pre-Sessional EnglishJanuary 6, 2019May 15, 2019August 14, 2019
Academic EnglishMarch 10, 2019N/AOctober 9, 2019

Making your payment in full two weeks before you arrive will help avoid delays with enrollment.

Choose between two ways to submit payment for tuition and fees:

  • Flywire by Peer Transfer: Please visit Dayton’s flywire portal to complete the transfer process. Please note that you cannot use a U.S. credit card or U.S. bank account.
  • Wire transfer: Find the wire transfer information on your offer letter. When making the transaction, be sure to include the student’s name and birthday.

Please complete the following forms:

All students are required to submit an ID photo one month before your move-in date.

Photo requirement:

  • Color headshot
  • Looking directly at the face
  • No portion of the head cut off
  • No hats or head coverings
  • Submit photo as a JPG
  • In focus

Submit your photo by sending it to flyercard@udayton.edu. Please include the following in your email:

  • Full name
  • University of Dayton ID
  • Program of study
  • Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student
  • Photo

Helpful Resources


Next Steps Guide

This useful brochure is full of information on your I-20 paperwork required for your visa, what you should pack, and other tips to prepare you for your arrival to the University of Dayton campus.


Immigration Guide

This guide will help you learn more about the process for getting your F-1 visa and arriving in Dayton.


Pre-Arrival Checklist

Check off everything on this list to ensure you have completed all the steps before you arrive and bring everything you need to the University of Dayton campus.


Orientation Schedule

Here’s an example of what your orientation schedule might look like. During orientation, you will receive a full campus tour, see the sights around Dayton, Ohio, and get to know your fellow international students!


Academic Calendar

Plan ahead! This calendar tells you when class starts and ends, and when holidays and exams are happening.