Which is the closest airport I should fly to?
The biggest airport to fly to will be Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) which is located 69 miles from our campus, around 1 hour and 13 minutes.
Also very close to our campus there is also Ontario International Airport, located only 19 miles away which is around 25 minutes away from our campus.
What do I do after I get to Riverside?
Every new international student must report immediately to our office, Center for International Students and Programs, which is located in the Riverside City College Campus in room 203 in Technology B Building.
What will we do during the Orientation?
Our New International Student Orientation is spread across three days. During those three days the new incoming students will complete the following tasks:
- Academic Orientation
- Immigration Orientation
- Sociocultural Orientation
- TB Test
- ESL/English Assesment Test
- Math Assesment Test
- Meet with academic and immigration advisors
- Register for classes
- Meet other students / clubs
Where do most of the International Students choose to stay?
Our International Students have the option to stay with a homestay family (WISE Foundation) or have their own apartment.
If you are interested for a home stay family please contact:
WISE Program Director
Phone: (949) 206-0496
Fax: (949) 855-8971
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