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UMKC - International Student Affairs
PREPARING TO COME TO UMKC
ARRIVAL INFORMATION FOR NEWLY ADMITTED STUDENTS

Arrival Checklist for New Students
check1. Review important Pre-Departure Information


Other resources to prepare yourself:

 Make contact with your international student association at UMKC.

check2. E-Orientation: Complete this online orientation
(You must complete this step before you are able to complete step 4!)
check3. Travel to Kansas City

When can you travel to Kansas City?

You MUST arrive in Kansas City no later than the Reporting Date
that is noted on your I-20 or DS-2019 as the start date of your study.
Generally, the required Orientation program starts the day after the Reporting Date.

You CANNOT arrive in the U.S.A. more than 30 days before the Reporting date.

Arriving at Kansas City International Airport:

If you need transportation from the airport upon arrival we recommend contacting SuperShuttle.  SuperShuttle will allow you to book an airport pick up online or there are SuperShuttle kiosks in the airport near baggage claim.


check4. Schedule a Check-In Appointment online
check5. Attend your scheduled Check-In Appointment
check6. Attend mandatory Orientation
check7. Enroll in Classes