Day One

Monday, August 16
9:00-5:00 (virtually) International student orientation–schedule TBD
10:00-11:00 Health Center TB Screening
11:00-12:00 Lunch on own
12:00-1:00 Submit transcripts to Office of Global Engagement
1:00-2:00 Submit required documentation online (I-94, ISSS via Box); register for health insurance account
2:00-3:00 Virtual Check-In Meeting w/OMI’s Lisa Lyon

Day Two

Tuesday, August 17
9:00-5:00 (virtually) International student orientation–schedule TBD
11:00-12:00 Lunch on own
1:00-3:00 OMI Academic and Student Services Orientation-meeting with OMI Student Services Manager, Lisa Lyon

Day Three

Wednesday, August 18
9:00-5:00 (virtually) International student orientation–schedule TBD
11:00-12:00 Lunch on own
12:00-3:30 Advising w/Lisa Lyon

Day Four

Thursday, August 19
Schedule TBD

Frequently Asked Questions

August 20–A local meal delivery card (DoorDash, UberEats) will be provided to you until your meal plan begins. If you are on the early arrival dining plan, you will not receive the local meal delivery card.

If you are not vaccinated, then you will be required to quarantine for 7 days.

Yes, upon proof of your student health insurance.


Orientation August 16, 2021 – August 20, 2021
Move-In August 15, 2021
Classes Begin August 23, 2021
Last Day of Semester Final exams
December 06, 2021 – December 10, 2021

Please contact Dr. Lisa Lyon for advising appointments lisa.lyon@olemissinternational.org.

Please contact Dr. Lisa Lyon to make an advising appointment lisa.lyon@olemissinternational.org.

Health & COVID-19

Vaccine info
Vaccinations are still optional and available to students upon showing proof of health insurance. Locations are available on and off campus.

Quarantine info
International students who have not been vaccinated must quarantine for 7 days.

OMI COVID 19 info
Click here for the university’s COVID 19 info page.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. Please contact the student health center for availability on campus. Also check the COVID resource link above for the most updated information. Emails and announcements will also be sent you to your student email account.

Please call the student health center (662) 915-7274.


Check In
New student international student orientation will be held online via Blackboard. Once it is ready, we will send information regarding how to access the orientation materials, deadlines, and other new arrival requirements.

International Student and Scholar Services

Frequently Asked Questions

You will need to check to see if your country is available for online registration and study: https://global.olemiss.edu/covid-19-resources/online-enrollment-from-overseas/