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Helpful Resources

Lasell Welcome SiteThis website will be your portal to Lasell University. It includes important information about how to register, necessary forms, placement exams, and other pre-arrival resources. 

Suggested Packing List - Review the suggestions from Lasell's international students on what to bring or purchase for your residence hall. 

International Student Handbook 2022- A resource explaining important F-1 regulations, international student life, and helpful offices and services at Lasell. 

International Student Pre-Arrival Guide 2022 - A resource with information about life in Boston, local resources, U.S. cultural values, and adjusting to life in the United States. 

Getting Settled in the U.S. 

Guide for Opening a Bank Account in the U.S. 
Cell Phone Options for International Students
MBTA (Boston Public Transit)

On-Campus Office and Services 

Lasell Calendar of Events 
Clubs and Student Organizations
Campus Life 
Health Center
Academic Advising
Bookstore 
Residential Life (On-Campus Housing)
Student Accounts (Financial and Insurance)

Local Resources

Applying for a Driver's License or MassID

Additional Resources

Education USA: A very helpful website developed by the U.S. Department of State which includes information about undergraduate & graduate study and pre-departure information and resources. 

Study in the States: An informative website by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for prospective or current F-1 students to learn about the process and rules for studying in the United States as an international student.