New International Student Orientation

newStudentOrientationGraphicSpring 2014 Orientation is Thursday March 27 & Friday March 28. Check-in is Thursday March 27 9:00am in the Hargreaves Hall Lobby.

Who Is Required to Attend?

All newly admitted international academic students, international transfer students, and students who have completed ELI and received full academic admission to EWU are required to attend the International Student Orientation.

NOTE: ELI Student Orientation for new ELI students will be Monday, March 31 and Tuesday, April 1, 2014. Check-in for new ELI students will be Monday, March 31 at 8:00am in the Hargreaves Hall Lobby.

Welcome to EWU!

As the newest members of the EWU community, we want to welcome you to the campus and proivde you with resources to be successful in your academic career. Please plan your arrival on campus to allow for your orientation. See below information on airport pick-up service.

Checking In

Students need to bring the following documents to check in:

  • Passport for you and any dependents
  • Current I-20
  • I-94 card

Eagles Email

Please register for your EWU email account prior to arrival on campus. The Office of Global Initiatives will communicate with your official EWU Eagles email account (

Airport Pick-up Service

Airport pickup is available for Spring Quarter with 48 hours prior notice. Please email with your travel information to request an airport pickup.

Student Resources

Campus Information

Transport Options


Holiday Inn Express, Cheney University Area (1.7 mi. from campus)

Super 8 Motel (8.7 mi. from campus)

Holiday Inn Spokane-Airport (13.7 mi. from campus)

Ramada Inn, Spokane Airport (17.1 mi. from campus)