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Airport Welcome

International Student and Scholar Services (ISS)​​ welcomes new international students and helps connect you to ground transportation to your final destination. Please plan your flight to arrive at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport on Aug. 26 or 27, 2017, so we can meet you at the airport.

Participate in the Airport Welcome Program

To participate in our Airport Welcome program, please complete the form below to let us know when you will arrive and share your flight information with us: 

We will only have volunteers at the Chicago O’Hare Airport’s International Terminal (Terminal #5) to welcome you on August 26 and 27. Please plan to arrive on one of these two days. ​​

Our Airport Welcome volunteers will greet you, make sure you know how to get to orientation on Aug. 28 and help you find transportation to your final destination.

Transportation Options

For information about how to travel from the airport to the city, see our transportation page​.

What if I cannot participate in the ISS Airport Welcome Program? 

If you are arriving in Chicago on a different date, in a different terminal or at a different Chicago airport, then we cannot greet you at the airport, but we are still excited to meet you! 

Please use these travel suggestions​ to plan your travel from the airport. We look forward to seeing you at orientation! If you have questions about travel to orientation, please email


If you have questions as you plan your arrival in Chicago, please email us at for assistance.