Welcome to the International Student & Scholar Office!
In general, the Form I-20 is needed to apply for the F-1 non-immigrant visa at the U.S Embassy in your home country. The F-1 student visa allows you to "travel" to the United States. The Form I-20 is also needed to pay the I-901 SEVIS fee and to certify your legal stay (also called F-1 status) as an F-1 international student in the United States.
If you are a "New" or "Transfer" student to Lehman and wish to apply for a Form I-20 please follow any of the steps that apply to your current situation below.
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International Student & Scholar Office (ISSO)
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
Shuster Hall, Room 210
Bronx, NY 10468 | USA
Phone: (718) 960-7274 | Fax: (718) 960-8243
How to obtain a Form I-20, F-1 Student Visa & Status
If you have any questions regarding any of the steps below please contact our office for clarification.
Apply For Your Form I-20
Enter The United States
Maintain Your Status
If you have any questions regarding any of the F-1 immigration regulations below please contact our office for clarification.