An online orientation is required from all interns and must be completed before your departure.
The purpose of this orientation is to give you essential information pertaining to your program and prepare you for your stay. Among the main subjects discussed will be: your arrival in the United States (going through customs, etc.), your compensation, income taxes, American Social Security, the organization of your trip, administrative formalities, insurance, etc.
You will receive an email invitation to this online orientation as soon as your DS-2019 is printed. All you have to do is follow the instructions.