Immigration

The Office of International Students and Scholars provides immigration services to assist and educate all international students on immigration-related matters. The following is a list of the services provided and forms required.

ISO:

  • Document Copying and Verification
  • Immigration 101 Session

Workshops/Seminars (Fridays 2–4 p.m.):

  • Employment/Practical Training Workshop—third week of January and September
  • Immigration Seminar—February and October
  • Tax Workshop—March

Various Document Requests*

Form I-20 related requests:

  • I-20 signature for traveling
  • Extension of I-20
  • Replacement of I-20
  • I-20 for dependent(s)

Letters:

  • Full-time student letter with/out estimated academic costs
  • Letter to Social Security Administration
  • Letter of Permission to Study Part-Time at Another School
  • Graduation Invitation Letter
  • Reinstatement (on a case-by-case basis)
  • Change of status (on a case-by-case basis)

Practical Training Assistance:

For more information about OPT and CPT, please contact us at issimmigrationsvcs@apu.edu.

Forms:

Document Request (PDF)
Employment in F-1 Status (PDF)
OPT Checklist (PDF)
Curricular Practical Training (PDF)
Transfer In (PDF)
Transfer Out (PDF)
Student Information Form (PDF)
I-20 Extension Request (PDF)
Less Than Full-time Enrollment (PDF)

*Five business days are required for processing if all forms and documents are provided.