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International Student & Scholar Services


Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
Fax: 202-885-3354
Butler Pavilion, Room 410

ISSS office walk-in advising hours: Mondays: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Bakar, Senem S
Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Int'l Student / Scholar Svcs
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW
410 Butler Pavilion
Washington, DC, USA 20016-8041


Certification of Finances for International Students (CFIS)

Affidavit of support for financial sponsors

Immigration Transfer-IN to American University from another university

Immigration Transfer-OUT of American University to another university

Change of visa status

Additional form for Changing Status to/from A, G, or NATO status

Research Abroad

Less than full time study

Extending your program completion date

Optional Practical Training (OPT) Application

International Organization Application

Replacement of lost I-94 card

Health Insurance


*It is important that you double check the cost associated with each US Citizenship and Immigration Service form in case of fee increases. Go to the USCIS homepage, click Immigration Forms on the top menu, then scroll down to the form.All other USCIS immigration forms can be found on the USCIS homepage.

All forms are in PDF format and require Adobe Acrobat.