Checklist

  1. Learn more about Jefferson!

    Visit campus or take a virtual tour

    Review the Financial Matters and Academic Majors pages

    Speak with a counselor

  2. Apply!

    November 1 – preferred deadline for the spring (January) semester

    May 1 – preferred deadline for the Fall (August) semester

    We review applications beyond these preferred deadlines. We recommend these dates to allow ample time to review the application, receive the I-20 materials, and issue an I-20 to qualified students.

  3. Receive a decision letter in approximately 2 weeks

  4. Submit I-20 Materials for the F-1 Visa

  5. Confirm your acceptance by deposit or enrollment form

  6. Receive your I-20 for the F-1 Visa

  7. Set up your Visa appointment

  8. Speak with your Program Director/Advisor

  9. Register for Classes

  10. Attend orientation for international students

    (You will receive information about this before you arrive)