Newly Admitted F-1 Students


Welcome to UCLA! Now that you have chosen to come to UCLA, what’s next? Navigate this site for assistance on what you must do prior to arriving in the U.S., how to obtain your required legal documents to study at UCLA, steps you must take to complete mandatory immigration check-in and visa workshop requirement upon arriving to UCLA, and how to maintain your F-1 student status after you begin your studies at UCLA. Click below to get started!

Pre-Arrival Information

Check-In & Orientation

Maintaining F-1 Status

Housing & Transportation

Campus Resources