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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, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays: 12:00 noon - 5:00 p.m.

    Bakar, Senem S
    Director, International Student & Scholar Services

Mailing Address


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:

Less than full time study:

Extending your program completion date:

Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Application:

OPT Application:

International Organization Application:

Replacement of lost I-94 card:


*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.