New Student Information
Welcome to Princeton!
Welcome to the 2014-2015 academic year at Princeton! As you prepare for the academic year, we hope you find this website a helpful tool. Please be sure to bookmark this site for future reference.
- Graduate School Orientation and Information Fair
September 8, 2014
8:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Richardson Auditorium and various campus locations
- International Graduate Student Orientation
September 3, 2014 to September 6, 2014
Before You Arrive
- Complete all required University Health Services (UHS) Medical Forms and make sure you and your family have received all required vaccines.
- Print and complete section 1 of the I-9 form. You must provide one item from List A or one item from List B AND one from List C.
- If applicable, register as an early arrival with your department and complete the associated processes.
- Email your resume/CV to email@example.com. If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Stewardship by email or 609-258-3320.
Moving to Princeton
- Review Getting to Campus.
- Orient yourself to Princeton by using the interactive Campus Map.
- If necessary, apply for a parking permit with Transportation & Parking Services.
- Move into Graduate Housing if applicable.
- Investigate Going Places - Car Free Guide Campus which provides methods to get off campus for shopping, activities, and more.
After You Arrive
- Log on to SCORE after June 4, 2014, and complete your W4 form and register for direct deposit.
- Complete the I-9 process at the Information Fair. Note: International students will need to bring a printed copy of the I-94 and their I-20 or DS-2019.
- Submit final transcripts, if you haven't yet.
- Complete Academic Year Sign-In between September 1 and September 15.
- Review Rights, Rules, Responsibilities.
Information for International Students
- Visit the Davis International Center to check in within 15 days of the start date on your I-20/DS-2019 Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm or come on September 4, 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm
- July and August arrivals must check in with 15 days of the start date on your I-20/DS-2019
- Review the International Student Welcome Guide
- If required at time of your admission, attend English Language Placement Test for Incoming Students September 3, 4, and 10, 2014. RSVP to the English Language Program Office
Graduate School Information
All incoming graduate students should take time to familiarize themselves with the Graduate School and the associated polices and practices.
- The Graduate School Community
Campus Partners and Resources
Princeton offers a variety of resources to support graduate students.
- Support for Families
- Health & Safety
- Support Services
- Other Helpful Information