Admitted International Checklist

Undergraduate International Students

The following information outlines the next steps to becoming a Highlander! Make sure you complete the following steps to confirm your space in the class.

Step 1: Make a deposit

Step 2: Register for housing

Step 3: Submit your final transcript to the Admissions Office

Step 4: Complete your health record

Health Form Information

Immunizations are required to attend Radford University. Every country offers some immunizations. Bring documentation of any immunizations or blood titers that you have received in your country. Radford University Health Services will assist you in completing the necessary vaccinations. These do cost, and the costs are likely higher than in your country, so bring as much documentation with you as possible to avoid unnecessary injections and expense.

Required immunizations include

  • Hepatitis B
  • Tetanus Diptheria acellular Pertussis (Tdap)
  • Meningococcal Vaccine (ACYW-135)
  • Poliomyelitis (OPV or IPV)
  • Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)

Recommended immunizations

  • Serogroup B Meningococcal Vaccine
  • Combined Hepatitis A & B Vaccine
  • HPV, Quadrivalent or Bivalent (age 26 or under)
  • Pneumococcal Vaccine
  • Hepatitis A
  • Varicella
  • Influenza Vaccine

Step 12: Plan your travel for August 21, 2018 arrival

Travel Information

Make your travel arrangements to arrive on-campus Tuesday, August 21. You will be required to attend International Student Orientation and the International Health Clinic during the three day orientation. Refer to the International Student Pre-Arrival Guidebook for more information about travel and transportation to campus.

Step 13: Move in!

Move-In Information

Mandatory Arrival date is Tuesday, August 21, 2018 no later than 5 p.m., if possible.

  • Mandatory International Student Orientation: August 22, 2018 – August 24, 2018
  • Mandatory International Health Clinic: August 24, 2018

Step 14: Participate in Welcome to Move-In Weekend

Step 15: Start working on checking off items on your Radford University bucket list

Graduate Students

Health Form Information

Immunizations are required to attend Radford University. Every country offers some immunizations. Bring documentation of any immunizations or blood titers that you have received in your country. Radford University Health Services will assist you in completing the necessary vaccinations. These do cost, and the costs are likely higher than in your country, so bring as much documentation with you as possible to avoid unnecessary injections and expense.

Required immunizations include

  • Hepatitis B
  • Tetanus Diptheria acellular Pertussis (Tdap)
  • Meningococcal Vaccine (ACYW-135)
  • Poliomyelitis (OPV or IPV)
  • Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)

Recommended immunizations

  • Serogroup B Meningococcal Vaccine
  • Combined Hepatitis A & B Vaccine
  • HPV, Quadrivalent or Bivalent (age 26 or under)
  • Pneumococcal Vaccine
  • Hepatitis A
  • Varicella
  • Influenza Vaccine

STEP 4: Check In

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a parking pass, and how do I get one?

In order to park your car safely around campus or in any of the school-owned parking lots, a pass is required. These can be acquired by visiting Parking Services, located in Heth Hall. You can also register for a parking pass online.

What is AlcoholEdu and Haven?

As part of our comprehensive community program, Radford University asks all incoming students to complete two online courses, AlcoholEdu and Haven.

AlcoholEdu provides valuable information about alcohol use and abuse while Haven addresses issues of sexual assault, relationship violence and stalking. Learn more about AlcoholEdu and Haven.

Where can I find information about jobs on campus?

There are a lot of opportunities to work on campus as a work-study. Contact Financial Aid and they will help you get set up! Other employment opportunities you can take advantage of without having to leave campus include Dining Services and the Radford University Bookstore.

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