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Oct 2, 2022
Office of International Aff...
International Student and S...
F-1 Status Information
Newly Accepted International Students
Building 103 #101/102
Dear Newly Accepted International Students:
Congratulations on your acceptance to Gallaudet University! You are now part of a rich and diverse student body of 200 international students representing 54 countries.
You are beginning an exciting phase of your life, and Gallaudet is pleased that you have chosen us to further your education. Gallaudet also realizes that attending a university in the United States may be a new and very different experience for many of our international students.
In order to help ease the transition, Gallaudet’s International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) is here to help you by providing information and services that will help you succeed academically, and to foster understanding about life on campus and the United States in general. Additionally, ISSS offers assistance regarding visas and other related immigration issues.
Please find below a guide with information that will be very useful to you.
General Information I-20 Form Information SEVIS SEVIS Fee Information Student Visa Information Port of Entry
Student Financial Services Information New Upfront Payment Information
Transfer Students (from other U.S. Universities) F-1 Transfer-In
Orientation International Student Orientation
We wish you the very best throughout your college years, and look forward to meeting you and learning more about you when you arrive at Gallaudet. Travel safe, and we will see you soon!
Sincerely, Mona Blanchette McCubbin, PDSO Manager, ISSS
Transfer-in requirements for international students seeking to transfer from another school to Gallaudet
Guideline Type: F-1 Status
How to apply for a student visa, including a list of documents to bring to the U.S. Embassy or consulate office when applying for a visa.
Documentation requirements for Form I-20
Requirement to make upfront payment for international students
Documents that need to be carried and procedures that international students should expect at the port of entry
A web-based system for maintaining information on international students and exchange visitors in the United States.
The I-901 SEVIS Fee is required to cover operational costs of the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS). Each student issued an initial Form I-20 or Form DS-2019 is responsible for paying this fee.
The SEVIS Fee and information on who it applies to
Wire Transfer Information for international students
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