New International Mammoth Timeline

Important steps

Whether early- or regular-decision, receive your admission to Amherst College

January - March

Get your F-1/J-1 visa (the earlier you apply for your visa, the better!)

April - July

Connect with International Student Leaders and articipate in virtual, monthly pre-arrival meetings hosted by the CISE and OIS

June - August
Receive your campus mailing address and, if you’d like, begin shipping packages to yourself to collect upon your arrival Mid-August
Travel to Amherst and participate in New International Student Pre-Orientation! Late August

Contacts for Travel / Visa / Immigration Concerns

Download this information card with useful contacts to carry with you throughout your transition to Amherst College.