General Support Services

The International Student Advisor provides a wide range of support services for current and prospective F-1 students, such as advisement on the I-20/visa application process, maintaining F-1 status, F-1 employment options and benefits, status changes, SEVIS changes, obtaining a social security number, tax information.

Services Also Include

  • International Student Advising regarding F-1 student immigration matters
  • Provide information on how to maintain F-1 Status
  • Certification of International Student Status
  • Signature on Tax forms
  • Signature on Canadian OSAP loan forms
  • Maintainenance of SEVIS system for Compliance with Dept of Homeland Security.
    Change to SEVIS include:
    • Create/Change I-20 forms
    • Change US or Permanent Mailing Address
    • Change of Name
    • Adding a dependent spouse or child
  • Registration
  • Program Changes:
    • Change of Educational Level
    • Program Extension
    • Shorten Program
  • Concurrent Enrollment at another School