The information on this page provides an overview of the immigration steps you can begin work on today:
1. Submit confidential Declaration of Finances and a bank statement
Send the Certificate of Finances and a 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 Center for International Programs and Services (CIPS) 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
FALL 2016 TIMELINE
|SEE DATE ON ACCEPTANCE LETTER||Admission deposit deadline|
|MAY-JUNE||Resident Students: Complete the on-campus housing questionnaire found at suffolk.edu/mysuffolk|
|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|
Please view the Fall Orientation Website for a list of dates. International Student Advisors will be present throughout orientation to answer questions
Please view the Fall Orientation Website for a list dates. International Student Advisors will be present throughout orientation to answer questions
Mandatory International Student Program (all new international students are required to attend)
|AUGUST 30||First day of fall classes|