JWU’s Providence Campus offers special arrival services to international students, including
Students arriving in Providence by train or bus should take a taxi to the Radisson Airport Hotel in Warwick, RI. Taxis will be waiting outside of the bus and train terminals, or you can call a taxi.
Submit your Travel PlansIn order to ensure a smooth arrival in the US — as well as full access to our arrival services — we ask that you submit an undergraduate travel form (194K PDF) or graduate travel form (56K PDF) to our office by the following dates:
Failure to fulfill these requirements may result in additional costs and a reduction in services.
If you plan to live off campus, a reservation will be arranged for you at the Radisson Airport hotel (depending on availability) once we receive your Travel Form. The Travel Form must be submitted in order for you to receive complimentary accommodations.
When to Arrive at JWULiving on campus? Plan your travel so that you arrive on campus in time for the following housing check-in dates (35K PDFs):
Orientation for New International StudentsInternational Student Orientation is a mandatory
session to help you acclimate to college life — and life in the US.
ESL Placement TestingNeed to take the English language placement exam? Review dates and requirements.
International Student Orientation is a mandatory session to help you acclimate to college life. Take placement tests, review requirements and meet other JWU students. read more