The Commencement ceremony will last approximately 90-120 min. Current planning includes open seating and no 'number of guests' restrictions. Tickets are not required for any ceremony during the weekend.
Also note, that this will be be the last weekly InternationaList newsletter until fall semester begins. Throughout the summer ISSS still encourages you to regularly check your MiamiOH.edu email address and, as always, send your questions to international@MiamiOH.edu.
Continuing students should arrange housing for Fall 2023 or, if needed, apply for summer housing in the residence halls. Please note only students taking classes on the Oxford campus will be eligible for on-campus summer housing on a space-available basis.
Keep your unwanted items out of the landfill during move out! Donate usable household goods and furniture to ShareFest during the week of May 11-16. The ShareFest site has a list of accepted items.
On-campus students: find your ShareFest donation location in your building.
Off-campus students: bring your donations to the ShareFest location at Chestnut Fields parking lot.
Moving Out? Pass items forward to new international students!
If you are in the process of cleaning out your current residence and no longer in need of any of the following:
homegoods (dishes, pans, utensils, etc.)
small electronics (hair dryer, fan, etc.)
new/unused bedding or towels
lightly used winter coats or other winter gear
Then, please consider passing forward to ISSS.We will be creating a space to share these items with incoming new international students for Fall 2023. Please drop-off at MacMillan Hall, 017, or contact desmonl@MiamiOH.edu for details.
If you have clothing to donate, please consider donating to the Open Door Clothes Closet.
COVID-19 Vaccination No Longer Required for Travel
A Presidential Proclamation issued on May 9, 2023 states that as of today, May 12, 2023, noncitizen nonimmigrant air passengers will no longer need to show proof of being fully vaccinated with an accepted COVID-19 vaccine to board a flight to the United States.