1310.010 International Admissions


The Florida International University Office of Undergraduate Admissions is responsible for the admission of all undergraduate students.

The University is authorized to set admissions standards based on enrollment goals, academic program needs, capacity and institutional resources.

International Student and Scholar Services procedures titled:

Alternate Insurance Certification for International Students

Approval/Filing of Immigration Applications for International Students

Cancellation of Medical Insurance for International Students

Certification of Academic Department Funding for Graduate International Students (Master's and Doctoral Students)

Change of Non-Immigrant Status (COS) To F-1

Change of Non-Immigrant Status (COS) To F-2

Concurrent Enrollment for International Students (Registration at Second Institution)

Enrollment of Active F-1 on Non-Degree Status (Special Student)

Enrollment of F-1s in Post-Completion Opt for

Non-Degree Status (Special Student)

Escrow of Insurance Funds for International

Student Athletes

Event-Based Reporting for International Students In SEVIS

Form I-515a Processing

Full-Time Course Load for Graduate International Students in Master's Thesis or Dissertation Segment

I-20 Endorsement for Travel

Immigration Orientation for International Student and Scholar Services

International Student Status: Preparation and Release of Status Documentation

International Students: Periodic Reporting In SEVIS

Issuance of I-20's for Change Of Academic Plan

Issuance of I-20's for Dependent(s)

Issuance of Replacement I-20s

Level Transfers for International Students: One Graduate Level to Another (Within FIU) or to a Graduate Program Within FIU

Maintaining Valid F-1 Status

Medical Insurance Requirement for International Students

On-Campus Employment Certification for International Students

Practical Training for International Students

Program Extension (Extension of Stay) for International Students

Reduction of Course Load Requested by International Students -- Medical Condition

Reduction of Course Load Requests by International Students -- Academic Difficulties

Reduction of Course Load Required by International Students -- Completion of Degree

Requirements (Final Term)

Reinstatement to F-1 Status

Release of Information Regarding International Students

Release of Requested Information To Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Immigration Agencies

Removal of International Medical Insurance (IMI) Service Indicators

Replacement of Form I-94 (Arrival/Departure Record)

Restart of F-1 Status

Scheduling Appointments With International Student And Scholar Services (Isss)

School Transfer of International Students Into FIU

School Transfer of International Students Out of FIU

Transfer-In International Students Requesting Immediate Transfer-Out

Walk-In Wednesdays for International Students

Withdrawal From the University by International Students

Request for 15-Day Grace Period

Published on 2009-12-23

Administrative Oversight & Contact Information

Jody Glassman

Director, Undergraduate Admissions

11200 S.W. Eighth Street PC 140 Miami FL 33199
  • Phone: 3053481624
  • Facsimile: 3053483863

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