Orientation Registration

Complete the form below to register for New International Student Orientation. Orientation is mandatory for all new international students. 

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

Personal information

Your m-number, or Bearpass ID, can be found on your admission letter and is a 9 digit code starting with the letter M. 

Official university communications will come to your Missouri State email address. We recommend checking it daily. 

Local Address and Telephone in Springfield, Missouri

We understand you may not be aware of your new address yet. However, immigration regulations require international students to report all address changes within 10 days of residence. You may update your local address when you arrive in Springfield at the Office of the Registrar or International Services. Off-campus PO boxes and Missouri State departmental addresses are not allowed under federal immigration regulations.

Travel considerations
Choose the option that most closely matches your current student visa status
Choose the option that most closely matches your current travel plans

Complete the Airport Pick-up Request form to receive free transportation from the Springfield-Branson National Airport.

Orientation

New students will have multiple options to attend New International Student Orientation:

  • January 6 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Central Time 
    Held in-person in the Jim D. Morris Center and via Zoom for distance learners

  • January 23 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Central Time
    Held in-person in the Jim D. Morris Center and via Zoom for distance learners

These options are given with your ability to travel and health in mind. Please register for the orientation option that best fits your ability to arrive in Springfield, Missouri.

  • If you will arrive in the U.S. on or before December 30 you should attend New International Student Orientation on January 6, 2021.  

  • If you will arrive in the U.S. on or after December 31 you should attend New International Student Orientation on January 23, 2021. 

Choose your preferred New International Student Orientation date
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