Want to change your status? Learn what your options are, how to apply, what documents you need, and more.

You have worked hard to get to this point in your life. But, understanding the J-1 scholar eligibility requirements and DS-2019 application process does not have to be hard. See for yourself.

With Northeastern’s N.U.in program and help from the Office of Global Services, new international students are going farther in life—literally. The Office of Global Services staff works closely with international students to help them apply for the I-20 form and answer any questions throughout the process and beyond.

If you are a prospective international student, who just got admitted to Northeastern University in an F-1 status, you will need an I-20 form. Find out how to get one.

With so many different ways to fill out the I-20 form, figuring out how to complete yours can be confusing. Use the instructions below that correspond to your program to fill out the form.

The Office of Global Services has the experience and knowledge to help students in F-1 visa status transfer their Student and Exchange Visitor Information System record from their current USA institution to Northeastern University.

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.

Below is an outline of some of the financial documents you will need to request an I-20 for your Northeastern program of study.

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.