We are looking forward to your arrival at Longwood University!
Naturally, you probably have many questions about how to prepare for your time at Longwood, and what you will be expected to do when you arrive. This website should help you find answers to these questions.
Full-time undergraduate students (F-1 visa holders) should review the Checklist for Accepted International Students, which will also be sent to you by mail once you are officially accepted to Longwood.
Our International Student Handbook is another great resource for you to utilize when preparing for your arrival here at Longwood.
Airport Pick-up and Drop-off Dates
International Students are encouraged to take advantage of the free transportation to Longwood University to and from Richmond International Airport (RIC) that is provided at the beginning and end of each semester. If you wish to use this transportation, you must arrive/depart at Richmond International Airport on the scheduled arrival/departure date. Please fill out the following surveys if you wish to use our transportation:
Fall 2015 schedule:
Departure - Saturday, December 12, 2015- Airport Drop-off Survey
Spring 2016 schedule:
Arrival- Saturday, January 16, 2016- Airport Pick-up Survey
- You cannot arrive in the United States after the program start date on your I-20 or DS-2019 unless you receive a letter of approval from Longwood University!
- You have a 30-day grace period after the end date listed on your DS-2019 (or 60 days if you have an I-20) during which you may remain in the United States on your student visa.