Welcome Orediggers


Start Here to learn more about applying for an J-1 Student Visa.

Complete all of the steps to prepare for your arrival to the US. This checklist will make it easy to check off the mandatory steps to becoming a Mines student.

Getting Started

There are many important things you may have questions about before coming to the US. This guide to getting started covers common question topics including cell phones, bank accounts, paying for tuition and more.

International Orientation

Spring--January 8, 2018 Fall--August 15-16, 2018

It is required for all students to attend International Student Orientation (ISO).