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International Graduate Student Forms

  • Student ID Request Form Your ID card is required to document your attendance at orientation, as well a future residency days. You will need to use your UC student email and password to request an ID card. 
  • F-2 Request Form 
    F-1 student requesting for a dependent please complete the F-2 request form and provide proper documentation.
  • CPT Application - Initial and Renewal 
    Application should be completed when requesting new Curricular Practical Training placement or a change in placement.
  • STEM Applications 
  • SSN Card Form 
    Once a student has received a SSN, this form should be  completed to submit to the University. This is required for CPT participation.  
  • OPT Request 
    Request should be complete to obtain (pre or post completion) Optional Practical Training. Applications for OPT can only be submitted up to 60 days prior to a student’s program end date, or within 30 days after the program end date. Applications submitted outside of the given timeframe will be denied.  
  • DMV Request Form
    DMV Letter Request for currently enrolled students.
  • Semester Break Request Form
    This form should be completed when a student is requesting to take a full semester off from their studies. Semester break applications for the summer 2019 semester will open on March 18, 2019 and close on April 28, 2019.
  • Request to Change Programs Application
    This application should be completed when a student is requesting to change programs at UC without completing their current program. If you wish to complete one program and start a new one, please submit a new application; this is not the correct form for you. Change Program applications for the Fall 2019 semester are now open and close on June 16, 2019.
  • Process for Letter of Invitation
    To be used if you would like to invite your relatives to visit you in the U.S. 
  • H-1B Requests for Evidence
    Please use this information if you have a pending H1-B case and have received an RFE. 
  • Travel Information
    Please refer to this information for assistance with travel-related questions and documents.
  • UC Affidavit of Support
    To be completed if you are applying for a Form I-20 and are submitting financial documents that are not in your name.  

  • Graduation Invitation Form
    Generate an invitation letter to the US Embassy inviting up to 5 family members or friends to attend your graduation ceremony. This invitation is not necessary for friends or relatives already in the U.S.