Does the thought of maintaining a visa and a normal life (in a second language) excite you?
From arrival to graduation, Wingate University’s international student services help you keep it all together during this exciting time in your life. We’re here to help you stay informed about U.S. regulations so that you can focus on your coursework, social life or athletics. We’re also your sounding board for questions or concerns you might have while adjusting to American culture. We work with new and returning international students to coordinate activities that connect you with every corner of campus.
Getting Started as a New Student
Considering Wingate University or jumping into our campus life for the first time? Review our procedures and policies for international student admissions and admitted international student checklist. If you have questions, don’t hesitate to ask.
We stay current with immigration regulations for international students and can help you plan for the following:
- Maintaining an F-1 Visa
- Obtaining a driver’s license or state ID
- Preparing for travel
- Reporting earnings for taxes and social security
- Understanding employment regulations
Making Yourself at Home
College isn’t all paperwork. The International Student Handbook (PDF) is an essential guide. Check out our annual activities for and about our international community, too. We celebrate your journey to Wingate University and welcome the perspective you share. When you have questions, we hope you’ll stop by our office. We want you to feel at home when you join the Wingate community.