The information on this page provides an overview of the immigration steps you can begin work on today:

1. Submit confidential Declaration of Finances or bank statement

Send the Certificate of Finances or bank statement to the Office of Undergraduate Admission.

2. Obtain an immigration document

ISSO will issue your immigration document (I-20). This generally takes 2-3 weeks. Suffolk's Office of Undergraduate Admissions will mail this document via courier service to the address listed on your Suffolk application.

3. Apply for the Student Visa

After you receive your I-20, you will be ready to apply for your U.S. visa. F-1 Visa Application Instructions 

4. Please fill out the transfer release form if you are an incoming transfer student.



MAY 1 OR SEE DATE ON ACCEPTANCE LETTER  Admission deposit deadline 
MAY - JUNE Resident Students: Complete the on-campus housing questionnarie found at 
MID-LATE JULY Housing assignments from the Department of Residence Life & Housing will be emailed to resident students via their Suffolk email addresses
AUGUST 1 Fall semester payment due
SEPTEMBER 8 Evening classes begin
SEPTEMBER 9 Day classes begin

*Please remember to take the online math placement exam before attending orientation. Information about this placement exam will be emailed to you.