Before you Arrive to NAU

Complete the Admitted Student Checklist

Please follow all the steps on the International Admissions Admitted Student Checklist

Activate your LOUIE account

    To prepare for your attendance and your arrival, activate your NAU student LOUIE account. Your NAU email is the official communication for the university and maintaining access is the responsibility of all NAU students. For help or questions, please contact the Student Technology Center

    Attend "Pack Your Bags"

    Pack Your Bags is a pre-arrival virtual information session. Meet with staff at the Center for International Education for advanced pre-arrival preparation and what to expect during orientation week. Save the date and RSVP:

        Review the orientation schedule

        All new international students are required to attend orientation. The date for orientation is the same as your program start date listed on your I-20 or DS-2019. Review the orientation website and your orientation program schedule. For additional information on orientation and your schedule, please email International Student and Scholar Services at

        Send immunizations to Medical Services

        In order for all NAU students to enroll for courses and to help ensure the health of the entire student population, NAU requires verification of measles (rubella) immunizations. Please send your immunizations directly to Medical Services. Participation in some orientation sessions and academic advising are subject to completion of the immunization requirement. If possible, please have your medical records prepared in advance with the NAU Immunization Form. For Spring 2015.   Please check your Orientation Schedule for times to take care of your immunizations.

        Submit a request for the pick-up service

        If you are arriving within the 3 calendar days of your program start date, the CIE will provide a pick-up service during the hours of 10:00am - 10:00pm. The pick-up service is only available from the Flagstaff airport and the Amtrak station (Arizona Shuttle arrivals). You must receive an email confirmation in advance in order to confirm the request. For additional details and to submit the pick-up request form, please read the ISSS Arrival Information

        Brazil Students FAQ