International Student Information on Applying for a Visa

See Study in the States for helpful information on preparing to come to the United States. Pay the SEVIS I-901 fee required for all new students.

Take these items to the visa interview:

  • Valid passport
  • Certificate of eligibility (I-20 or DS-2019 form)
  • Financial support documents
  • I-901 receipt
  • Any evidence showing you have strong ties to your home country

To find the U.S. Consulate or Embassy in your home country, click here.