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I-20 / DS-2019 Renew

  1. Must be in F-1 / J-1 status
  2. The original I-20 / DS-2019 will expire and you have a valid reason for extending it
  3. There is a change of information on I-20 / DS-2019
  4. Must be authorized by CISP
  5. Must have an updated Financial Guarantee
  6. If in J-1 status, must have an updated invitation letter or acceptance letter
  1. Review the Eligibility Requirements
  2. Complete a Request for Documentation form
  3. Explain the reason why you need an new I-20 / DS-2019
  4. Attach any supporting documents
  5. After 5 days, return to sign and date your new I-20 / DS-2019
NOTE: It is the responsibility of the student to renew their I-20 / DS-2019 before it expires. Allowing your I-20 / DS-2019 to expire will result in serious consequences for your F-1 status and may jeopardize your ability to remain in the country.


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