Our physical office is open Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 5:00pm. Our staff rotates their in-person schedules. They can be contacted through email and Zoom. Most advising appointments will continue via Zoom. Visit the Campus Return website for university updates.

ISS Pre-Arrival Webinar for Incoming International Students (Winter 2021 Arrival)

Webinar recorded on November 13, 2020
By ISS Staff |

The ISS team hosted a Pre-Arrival Webinar for incoming international students on November 13, 2020. For those who were not able to join us, you can watch a replay of the webinar below, along with resources and links to additional information shared.


Dear New Students,

Thank you for joining us for the webinar last Friday. You can view the recording of the webinar via the video posted below. We have also included some important housing information at the bottom of the page. If you need housing, you need to apply now. We will email you soon again about additional orientation activities. We hope all of you and your families are safe and well.


Important INFORMATION from the UCR HOUSING office: Subject to Change due to COVID-19.

Please check the housing website frequently for updates and direct any questions to housing.ucr.edu.

If you are interested in applying for housing, you need to apply now if you have not already done so. There are spaces available for both the Freshmen Residence Halls and Campus Apartments. Housing contracts for the winter quarter will be offered during the first week of December, so apply right away if you need space.

  • There is a $333 Residence Hall Contract Fee at submission time. There is no charge to submit a Campus Apartment Application. Residence Halls are currently operating at single occupancy rooms. In Campus Apartments, there are shared rooms available. The housing office hopes to send out Campus Apartment Offers and make Residence Hall assignments by the end of November through mid-December.
  • Negative COVID results will be required for all Residence Halls and Glen Mor residents to pick-up keys.
  • Winter move-in for the Residence Halls will be on January 3 and the campus apartments will be on January 4, 2021.
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