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I-20/DS-2019 & LETTER REQUESTS

Process Instructions Forms
Extension Request

The I-20 Extension (for F-1 students) and the DS-2019 Extension (for J-1 students) are for students who are not able to complete their degree requirements before the program end date listed on their I-20/DS-2019 Form.  Instructions for submitting the extension request are outlined below.  Once the I-20/DS-2019 has been processed, the student will be notified by email.

Extension Eligibility Guidelines:

  • Students must have maintained their legal status on a continued basis
  • The extension request must be supported by “compelling academic or medical reasons.”
  • The application for extension must be submitted to UFIC within a 90-day period prior to the expiration of the current I-20/DS-2019.
  • Extensions are granted for a maximum of one year at a time.  If additional time is needed, a second request may be submitted at a future date.
  • F-2/J-2 dependent extensions are granted at the same time as extensions for the primary F-1/J-1.


     
Reprint To request a reprint of your I-20/DS-2019 and/or  your dependent's I-20/DS-2019, for travel of if the I-20/DS-2019 has been damaged, lost, or stolen. 
If you are requesting an I-20 reprint for travel, please drop off your current I-20 by our office to process your Travel Signature.


     
Update Financial Information Update financial information on an I-20/DS-2019.

     
Change of Educational Level Request a new I-20 for admission to a new program. 
     
Add New Dependent To add dependents (F-2/ J-2).
     
Letter Request

To request:

  • a Verification of Student Status
  •  an Expense letter
  • a letter of invitation for Graduation or a visit