Per the UMass General Counsel's Office, the ISSC is no longer providing visitor support letters. If you would like to request a graduation letter, please email the Registrar's Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When applying for 12 month post completion OPT, use the above link to upload all of your documentation. Please read the CPT & OPT information for further instructions to apply for OPT. The ISSC is no longer accepting paper OPT applications.
F-1 International students transferring from UMD to another school, you must upload documentation via this eform.
If you would like to authorize a friend or family member to pick up a document, from the ISSC, click the above link for the authorization form. We will not release any document to someone unless we have the authorization from the person who's name is on the document.
If the end date on your I-20 or DS 2019 is approaching, you must complete this process to keep your record current. Students who are applying for a program extension must submit this form along with a Declaration and Certification of Finances form. You need to print this form and ask your academic advisor to complete the form. You should then follow this link to upload the completed Program Extension Request form and the Declaration and Certification of Finances form for review and approval by the ISSC.
Use this form to provide information and documents concerning financial support from your sponsors.
Please be sure to complete and submit a Declaration of Finances when requesting a Program Extension.
Complete this eform to reprint your I-20/DS2019 for the following reasons: travel, OPT employer update, lost, damaged or stolen. Please allow 3 - 5 days for processing your request.
All documentation for applying for CPT must be submitted electronically via the above e-form link. Students attempting to drop-off their documents in person or via email, will be referred back to upload their documents via the e-form. Please allow 3 - 5 days for processing.
As part of applying for a Social Security Number, students with an F-1 visa must ask their potential on-campus employer to fill out this form
If your first employment experience is with Curricular Practical Training (CPT) or Optional Practical Training (OPT), you will need a completed F-1 Job Offer signed by your off-campus supervisor and the ISSC before you apply for a Social Security Number.
If you are requesting an I-20 for a dependent, spouse or child, please follow this eform link and upload all the required documentation. Please allow 3 - 5 days for processing.