International students must check in with the Center for International Education office upon arrival on campus. If you come at a time when the office is closed, come the following day of business.
Please bring with you the following items:
We will copy the documents for your file and give you useful information about the next steps to take for getting acclimated to the campus.
If you plan to drive a motor vehicle while at GCU, you may need to obtain a driver's license. If you do not already hold a driver's license in another state of the U.S., you may be asked to take a vision, written and possibly driving exam. If you purchase a car in Arizona, you will need to register it here and have an Arizona driver's license to obtain car insurance, which is mandatory. Please view the information at www.azdot.gov/mvd/azwelcome.asp for more detailed information.
Documents to Take
Arizona state law requires applicants show at least two forms of identification - one must have your photo. These documents should be in English. Recommended documents include:
If you purchase a car in Arizona, you will need to register it here and have an Arizona driver's license to obtain car insurance, which is mandatory. Nearest Motor Vehicle Department location:
4005 N. 51st Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85031
Never drive a car in the United States without a valid driver license or car insurance. It is against the law.