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F-1 International Student Immigration Check-In

*IMPORTANT - Read Carefully*

Immigration Check-ins

All international students are required to attend a check-in session with International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) 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


Summer 2020 Check-in Dates

New F-1 students enrolling for Summer 2020 must schedule an appointment with International Student and Scholar Services to complete their immigration check-in requirements. 

To schedule an appointment please call International Student and Scholar Services at +1 (512) 245-7966 or schedule online at www.international.txstate.edu.  

Each session will take place at the Thornton International House. See directions here: http://www.maps.txstate.edu/campus/buildings/thor.html


Fall 2020 Check-in Dates

New F-1 students enrolling for Fall 2020 must attend one of the immigration sessions listed below.

Dates and Start Times:

  • Tuesday,       August  18    | 9 AM

  • Wednesday,  August  19    | 2 PM

  • Friday,           August   21   | 12 PM

  • Monday,        August   24   | 2 PM

  • Tuesday,        August  25   | 9 AM (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: http://www.maps.txstate.edu/campus/buildings/thor.html


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 at international@txstate.edu