F-1 Students

An F-1 international student is defined as a nonimmigrant who is pursuing a “full course of study” to achieve a specific educational objective at an institution in the United States that has been designated by Department of Homeland Security. This site provides you with information you need to know before your arrival to the United States and how to maintain your legal status while in the United States.

F-1 Visa Application

Form I-20 Processing
SEVIS Fee Information
Visa Interview Information
Immigration Documents


F-1 Visa Regulations

Maintaining Legal Status
Reduced Course Load
Form I-20 Extension
Degree Level Change
Concurrent Enrollment
Transfer Process