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
410 Butler Pavilion Washington, DC, USA 20016-8041 United States
Certificate of Finances for International Students (CFIS)
The above CFIS form must be submitted to the admissions department of your school to receive an I-20 (F-1 students) or a DS-2019 (J-1 exchange visitors).
Affidavit of Support for Financial Sponsors
Immigration Transfer In to American University
Submit this form to ISSS to officially request your immigration record be released from another U.S. institution and transferred to American University.
Drop Below Full-Time Study
Extend Academic Program
Optional Practical Training (OPT) Application
- Certification Form for Completion of Academic Program (PDF)
- I-765 Application for Employment Authorization (PDF)
International Organization Employment Application
Immigration Transfer-Out of American University
Submit this form to ISSS to officially request your immigration record be transferred to another U.S. institution from American University.