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F-1 International Student Immigration Check-In

*IMPORTANT - Read Carefully*

Summer and Fall 2018 Check-ins

All international students are required to attend a check-in session with the International Office in order to submit immigration documents, failure to do so will jeopardize your F-1 status.

Bring the following documents:

1. Passport

2. Visa

3. I-94 (access here) - bring a printed copy, you will have access to I-94 after you cross the US border.

4. Signed I-20 - be sure to sign and date your original I-20

Please remember, students are required to attend a mandatory check-in session. However, if you have extenuating circumstances that prevent you from attending, please contact us immediately so that we can arrange to receive your immigration documents. Email us at

Summer 2018 Check-In:

New F-1 students enrolling for Summer 2018 must schedule an appointment with the International Office to complete their immigration check-in requirements. 

To schedule an appointment please call the International Office at

(512) 245-7966. 

Fall 2018 Check-In:

New F-1 students enrolling for Fall 2018 must attend one of the immigration sessions listed below.

Dates and Start Times:

  • Tuesday, August 21        | 9 AM
  • Wednesday, August 22  | 2 PM

  • Friday, August 24           | 9 AM

  • Monday, August 27       | 9 AM

  • Tuesday, August 28       | 2 PM (FINAL CHECK-IN)

Each session is 2 hours long and will take place at the Thornton International House Conference Room (1st floor). If you are late you will have to attend a later date. See directions here: