This form is to request authorization to apply for AT.
Make your home country proud—learn and grow professionally every day at Northeastern through the Exchange Visitor Program.
This is a sample letter for F-1 and J-1 supporters, showing that they are providing monetary support to students.
This form is to request authorization to apply for Post-OPT.
Family is important. That is why the Office of Global Services makes you aware of what documentation you will need when a family member accompanies you to the USA.
As an F-1 or J-1 student, there is so much to learn, explore, and discover in the USA. And, we encourage you to do it all. But before you do, we will help you understand what documents you should carry with you when traveling within the the USA or its territories.
Sometimes in life, the unexpected happens. If you experience a financial hardship and you are currently studying in the USA on an F-1 visa, you may request an employment authorization.
In general, F-1 and J-1 students are required to maintain a full-time enrollment status even in their final academic term. Learn the exception.
Want to work outside the USA? International students at Northeastern must first get the approval of the Office of Global Services. The Office of Global Services also provides some helpful tips on traveling abroad and re-entering the USA.
This intercampus transfer clearance letter should be filled out by a SEVIS contact.
Your experience at Northeastern University will be nothing short of amazing. You will enhance the cultural diversity of our campuses and be a valued member of our growing and inclusive community. It all starts with orientation.
After traveling abroad, international students need the proper documentation to re-enter the U.S. Find out what they are.
With Academic Training, eligible J-1 students can deepen their Northeastern experience with employment opportunities that relate to their field of study.
J-1 exchange visitors and J-2 dependents must have health insurance. This explains the requirements and health insurance options.
Dunkin’ Donuts. Cafe 716. Subway. Qdoba. Punter’s Pub. Discover all the places where J-1 students can and cannot work at on Northeastern’s campus.
This form with provide authorization to work on campus for J-1 students.
Are you an international student participating in an exchange program with a government, organizational, or university sponsorship? If so, you will need to travel with a J-1 student visa.
During your time at Northeastern University, it may become necessary to take a non-medical leave of absence. The instructions for taking and returning from one are described below.
Prepare to learn everything you need to know on getting an I-94 or passport stamp corrected.
All international students holding an F-1 visa or J-1 visa must check-in at the start of each new program of study. This is a USA government regulation for students to maintain their visa status. At Northeastern University, the Office of Global Services facilitates this online check-in process.
Your DS-2019 form is the document you need to apply for a visa to enter the USA. We will walk you through the DS-2019 application process and answer some of the most frequently asked questions.
F-1 students who need a program extension must meet certain requirements, which are explained below.
J-1 and F-1 students normally must enroll in and maintain a full-time course load as explained in the “Basic Enrollment Requirements” section; however, USA federal government regulations allow international students to reduce their course load in certain limited academic circumstances.
By submitting this form, you are requesting copies of your old I-20s or DS-2019s.
This form is to request an updated or replacement I-20 or DS2019
These are the instructions for obtaining a New Initial I-20 or DS2019 or a Transfer I-20 or DS2019 to return to the same program at Northeastern University after academic dismissal.
Instructions for Obtaining a New Initial I-20 or DS2019 to Resume Classes after a Non-Medical Leave of Absence of 5 Months or More or to Return to Classes after a Medical Leave of Absence If You Have Been Out of the U.S. Continuously for 5 Months or More
This is a sample email for requesting a correction to I-94 arrival records for F-1 and J-1 students, and their dependents.
This form provides information for applying for an SSN.
With the help of the Stipended Graduate Assistantships (SGA), eligible F-1 and J-1 students are participating in part-time teaching and residence hall duties and performing world-class research.
See the world. One of the best reasons to study abroad. If you are a F-1 or J-1 student who will participate in a Northeastern approved study program, you will need to know what documents you will need before you plan your trip.
This form is to update your Student and Exchange Visitor Information System record if you are changing to permanent residency.
This is to request a travel endorsement on your I-20 or DS2019.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) new policy directed to F, J or M visas. The policy guidance holds that unlawful presence will begin accruing the day after a student stops pursuing a course of study or otherwise violates his or her immigration status.
If you are an international student, you will need a visa to study in the USA. Learn what the different types of visas are.
At Northeastern University, F-1 and J-1 students are encouraged to give back so others can get ahead. While volunteering may seem simple, it is actually a complex area in which immigration regulations and labor laws intersect.
As a student at Northeastern, you may have the opportunity to participate in an international co-op. If this occurs, you may need approval from the Office of Global Services to work outside the USA.