Forms and Documents

This page contains all International Services request forms that may be used by International students, employees, and hiring departments.  Forms contain instructions and a list of supporting documents that are required for International Services to be able to complete the request.  All forms that begin with "IS" should be fillable and savable using Adobe Acrobat Reader.  In order to facilitate timely processing of requests, it is important that you follow all instructions (including getting necessary signatures) and submit documents as requested.

iStart Student Portal

Common Forms
Request Certificate of Eligibility
Express Mail Instructions
Address & Name Change Report
Financial Certification
OPT Driver's License Letter
J-1 Exchange Visitor Driver's License Letter
Invitation Letter Guidance
Replacement of Arrival/Departure Record (I-94 card)
Extend/Change Non-Immigrant Status (I-539)
Employment Authorization (I-765)
SEVIS I-901 Fee Payment
E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance (G-1145 to be included with I-765 application for OPT)

F-1 Students
F-1 Departure Verification
Request to Transfer-In F-1 SEVIS Record
Request to Transfer-Out F-1 SEVIS Record
Request to Amend I-20 
Request Reduced Course Load
Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Authorization
Pre-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT)
Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT)
OPT STEM Extension
Data Validation for Students on OPT
Reinstatement to F-1 Status
Request for Dependent Form I-20

J-1 Exchange Visitors

Address & Name Change Report
J-1 Departure Verification
Request for Form DS-2019 for J-1 Scholar and required Export Control Form (including extensions)
Request for Form DS-2019 for J-1 Student  and required Export Control Form (excluding exchange students)
Sample Invitation Letter for J-1 Scholars
International Scholar Record
J1 Health Insurance Compliance
Change Status to J-1
Amend DS-2019 for J-1 Student (including exchange students)
Reduce Course Load for J-1 Student
Notice of Absence
Academic Training (AT)
Transfer-In J-1 SEVIS Record
Transfer-Out J-1 SEVIS Record 
Request for Dependent Form DS-2019

International Students/Visitors not in F-1 or J-1 status

Verification of Lawful Presence

H-1B and Permanent Residency
Please direct all H1-B & Permanent Residency inquiries here.

Employment & Taxation

Forms for international employment and tax can be accessed from the Human Resources website.