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Airport Pick-Up and Drop-Off Dates

International Students are encouraged to take advantage of the free transportation to Longwood University to and from Richmond International Airport (RIC) that is provided at the beginning and end of each semester. If you wish to use this transportation, you must arrive/depart at Richmond International Airport on the scheduled arrival/departure date indicated in your acceptance letter.

Shuttle dates for Fall Semester 2020 and Spring Semester 2021 are as follows: 
  • Wednesday, May 6th and Friday, May 8th, 2020 from Longwood to Richmond International Airport
  • Monday, August 17 and Tuesday, August 18 (new students) and Saturday, August 22 (returning students) shuttle from Richmond International Airport to Longwood
  • Wednesday, December 9 and Saturday, December 12 from Longwood to Richmond International Airport
  • Saturday, January 9, Sunday, January 10, and Monday, January 11, 2021, return shuttle from Richmond International Airport to Longwood

Please confirm your arrival/departure plans in advance via email with the International Student Advisor, Mr. Scott Couchman.

You cannot arrive in the United States after the program start date on your I-20 or DS-2019 unless you receive a letter of approval from Longwood University.

You have a 30-day grace period after the end date listed on your DS-2019 (or 60 days if you have an I-20) during which you may remain in the United States on your student visa.