Spring 2018 Orientation

International Student Orientation will take place from Wednesday, January 17 to Friday, January 19, 2018. At orientation you will be introduced to the University of Montana, meet other new students, learn about important services and programs, meet key advisors and administrators, receive academic advising for choosing your classes, and get help for all registration and administrative procedures at the University, plus have the opportunity to participate in fun activities.

Complimentary 24-hour airport and bus pick-up and arrival services for new international students will be available from Sunday, January 14 to Tuesday, January 16. Please fill out the Arrival Information Form below (under the "Airport Pick-Up" tab) to schedule your airport pick-up.

Airport or bus pick-up service for students arriving after January 16, 2018 will be available on a limited basis – please submit a request for pick-up on your Arrival Information Form and we will let you know if airport pick-up will be available.

The Spring 2018 Orientation schedule will be posted in early December 2017. 

Arriving to UM

 Airport Pick-Up 

Ground transportation from the airport to campus can be arranged as follows:

International Student and Scholar Staff:

  • ISS Staff will pick you up from the airport for free on the official arrival dates noted in your pre-departure packet. Be sure to submit your Arrival Information Form with your arrival times so we know when you will arrive.

By Taxi: 

 Airport Bus:

  • Mountain Line Route 11: This bus route does not go to University Campus. From the transfer center you will need to take Route 1 or 12 to get to campus. Please see the Mountain Line routes for more information. 

In case of an emergency related to your arrival or if your travel plans change while you are traveling, please call the International Student Airport Pick-up Line at 406.243.6149. Please leave a detailed message with your updated travel information so our staff can be prepared to meet you.