INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Welcome to Mizzou

We're thrilled to provide communities where students from across Missouri and the globe call home. If you're coming from far away, you're not alone! Here are a few answers to commonly asked questions that will help you get settled into life at Mizzou.

Spring semester frequently asked questions

Do I need a move-in appointment? 

Yes! We would like to know when you are coming. Please make arrangements to come Jan. 7 and 8 between 1-5 p.m.; resources will be available for you during that time.

When can I check in?

Arrive at Hawthorn Hall from 1-5 p.m., Jan. 7 and 8. You will be charged the daily rate for your assigned hall until Jan. 13, 2023. 

Where do I check in?

Check in at Hawthorn Hall from 1-5 p.m., Jan. 7 and 8. If you arrive after Jan. 7, you may check in at the front desk that serves your hall. Use the Housing Portal to find out which desk serves your hall. 

What if I arrive in Columbia before Jan. 7?

Students who arrive in Columbia before Jan. 7 should make temporary arrangements off campus.

Where to stay in Columbia (from Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau)

What if I cannot check in before 5 p.m. on Jan. 7 and 8?

Students who arrive in Columbia after 5 p.m. should make temporary arrangements off campus.

Where to stay in Columbia (from Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau)

How do I check-in after Jan. 8?

You can check-in between 10 a.m.–8 p.m. at the front desk that serves your hall. You should select a move-in appointment in the housing portal. Students who arrive in Columbia after 8 p.m. should make temporary arrangements off campus.

Where to stay in Columbia (from Columbia Convention and Visitors Bureau)

 

Other questions (and answers)

How do I get my Mizzou student ID card?

Visit MizzouOne for instructions on how to submit documentation and receive a student ID card.

To make sure your ID is ready to pick up when you get to campus, submit an ID photo and documentation now.

What should I bring?

Download our move-in checklist for recommended items (and prohibited items).

It’s OK to travel light! The Mizzou Store carries textbooks, school supplies, computers, room décor and more.

How do I use Multifactor authentication from outside the United States?

Click here to learn how to use multifactor authentication from outside the U.S.

Where can I find more information about housing?

Click here for help finding your username and password, understanding the housing process, finding room assignments, contacting your roommate, and more.