Welcome to Arkansas Tech University  

Arrival Information

As a newly admitted student planning for your upcoming study time and arrival in the U.S., you may have many questions. International Student Services has prepared a New International Student Information Packet for you.  This packet is designed to help you--from visa basics to the weather in Arkansas. Please take time to carefully read the Information Packet that has been prepared for your corresponding semester start date.

You may also visit The Department of Homeland Security's webpage: Study in the States: http://studyinthestates.dhs.gov/students and go to "Students" for information on what to do next.
Please plan your arrival to the following airport: Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport in Little Rock, AR: http://www.fly-lit.com/

 

Summer 2019 Semester

Students must report to Arkansas Tech University by 9am on May 29, 2019 to take part in mandatory student orientation and registration.

A free airport shuttle will be provided from Little Rock airport on May 28, 2019. Students arriving at or before 8pm should email International Student Services at imsso@atu.edu with your flight information and request for shuttle pickup by May 25, 2019. A university representative will meet you in the waiting area in front of Starbucks on the lower level in the Little Rock airport.
Please read the International Student Information Packet for the Summer 2019 Semester

 

Fall 2019 SEMESTER

Students must report to Arkansas Tech University by 9am on August 14, 2019 to take part in mandatory student orientation and registration.

A free airport shuttle will be provided from Little Rock airport on August 13, 2019. Students arriving at or before 8pm should email International Student Services at imsso@atu.edu with your flight information and request for shuttle pickup by August 10, 2019. A university representative will meet you in the waiting area in front of Starbucks on the lower level in the Little Rock airport.
Please read the International Student Information Packet for the Fall 2019 Semester

 

For those of you who are not able to use our free shuttle on any of the dates listed above, you can consider using the following private transportation service provider:

International Friendship Outreach
Email: ifo.russ.atu@gmail.com    
Website: http://ifoarkansas.org/  
Airport Pickup Form
Yellow Cab of Little Rock
Phone number: (501) 222-2222
Website: http://www.yellowcablr.com/
Uber from the Little Rock airport: https://www.uber.com/airports/lit/
 

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