the American Culture and language institute orientation
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- Orientation Day
How do I get a parking sticker? Where is my classroom? What activities can I do at NOVA?
- Things are different here!
What is academic honesty? What do American teachers expect? What is sexual harassment?
to F-1 Visa Questions
How do I maintain my student status? Can I work? Can I travel?
When do I take the Accuplacer test? How do I register for academic classes?
in the US
How can I get health insurance?
Do I really need it? I don't feel well. What do I do?
- Exploring the Washington
What's fun to do near NOVA? Where can I travel by Metro? What are interesting places in other parts of Virginia?
What do I do if the police stop my car? How can I be safe at home and school? Where is the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) closest to my house?
He said I won a free vacation for two? Is it really true?
I'm in trouble!
I feel unhappy. What should I do? Am I feeling culture shock?
How can I meet new friends and help people in my community?