We are excited that you have decided to attend CU Boulder! 

Please note that the arrival date on your I-20 for spring 2018 is Wednesday, January 10. If you have any questions throughout this process, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are here to help!


Follow the steps and timeline for the semester that you will begin classes at CU Boulder. Spring semester classes start in January 2018. Your arrival date is January 10, 2018.

Spring 2018 Students


This information will help prepare you for life in and out of the classroom in the United States. Information includes arriving on campus, transportation around Boulder, U.S. banking, heathcare and more.

Pre-Arrival Information


All international students are required to attend International Undergraduate Orientation on campus. For students starting in January 2018, orientation runs from Wednesday, January 10 through Friday, January 12. All international students need to arrive at CU Boulder on January 10 for move-in and afternoon programs.

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Do you have appropriate health insurance coverage? It is your responsibility to have health insurance at all times while in the United States. Since you are required to arrive before your CU Boulder coverage begins, you must purchase a policy that will cover you from the time you arrive in the U.S. until the CU Boulder coverage starts.