New Student Forms

Instructions for requesting your I-20 for F-1 students
Applying for an F-1 Student Visa
Change of Status Instructions
Data Form for Non-NU Visa Sponsored – NEW Students
Transfer-In Verification Form for J-1 Students

Current Student Forms

Certificate of Program Completion
Change of Degree Level
Correction of Status Instructions and Request
Data Form for Non- NU Visa Sponsored- Continuing Students
Finish Degree Online from Overseas
Graduate Research Abroad Authorization
I-20 Request – CPS Graduate Students Changing from Grad Cert to Master’s or Master’s to Grad Cert
Intercampus Transfer Request
J-1 Student Interns
Medical Leave of Absence Request
Non-Medical Leave of Absence Request
Notification to OGS of University Withdrawal
Program Extension Request
Recommendation for Reduced Course Load
Request for OLD I-20/DS-2019 Copies
Request for SEVIS I-20/DS-2019
Request for SEVIS I-20/DS-2019 for Return from Academic Dismissal
Request for SEVIS I-20/DS-2019 from a Non-Medical Leave of Absence of 5 Months or More
Request to Comply with I-515A
Return from Non-Medical Leave of Absence less than 5 months
Sample Invitation Letter
Switching to Permanent Residency
Transfer Out Request
Travel Signature Request



On-Campus Employment

Employment Letter for F-1 Students
J-1 On-Campus Employment Authorization
SGA Social Security Number Letter Request

Curricular Practical Training

CPT Authorization Request Form
CPT Authorization History Request
CPT Update Form*
*Disclaimer: This form is intended only for updates to existing CPT authorization – it is not intended for students who are requesting new periods of CPT authorization or who are trying to extend their CPT authorization for new academic terms.


Pre-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT)

Pre-Completion OPT Application Form
Pre-OPT Verification Form


Post-Completion Optional Practical Training (OPT)

OGS Post-Completion OPT Central
Certification of Program Completion (OPT and AT)


STEM OPT Extension

STEM OPT Application Form
Address Update Form for Students on STEM OPT
Employer Update Form for Students on STEM OPT
Request for Updated I-20 while on STEM OPT**
**Disclaimer: This E-Form is NOT a request to obtain STEM Authorization
I-983 Updates and Final Evaluations
STEM Validation (6, 12, 18 and 24 months)
STEM OPT Issue Reporting Form
Request to Complete STEM OPT & SEVIS Record
Post-Graduate Admin Fee Refund Request***
***Disclaimer: This is only for students who have paid the administrative fee to NEU and are no longer eligible to apply for OPT


OPT Cap-Gap Extension

Cap-Gap I-20 Request


Academic Training

Academic Training (AT) Authorization Request Form
Academic Training (AT) Update  Request Form


Off-Campus Meeting, Data Retrieval, or Observation Permission

Off-Campus Meeting, Data Retrieval, or Observation Permission Letter Request



Please see here for instructions to submit J-1 scholar eForm requests.