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 

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



SEE DATE ON ACCEPTANCE LETTER Admission deposit deadline 

Orientation for freshmen students.

JANUARY 12 Orientation for transfer students.

Mandatory International Student Program (all new international students are required to attend)

*Snow date will be January 14th

JANUARY 16 University closed - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
JANUARY 17 First day of spring classes
FEBRUARY 10 Deadline to waive Suffolk health insurance and submit immunization records