It is important that the above application documents have been received by the Admissions Office at least 30 days prior to the beginning of the semester. The file will then be transferred to the Registrar’s Office for processing.
The Registrar’s Office will then issue a package that includes the SEVIS I-20 and the affidavit of support with supporting documentation; for those who are presenting the package abroad at an American Consulate/Embassy.
There is also a Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) I-901 fee mandated by Congress. For more information on this fee and how to pay please go to www.fmjfee.com
This fee should be paid by the applicant or sponsor and a copy of the receipt included in the package.