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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 and Reporting 
  • 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 90 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.
  • Program Extension Request
    You are expected to complete your program by the program end date listed on your SEVIS record. If completing by this date is not possible for you, you must submit a request for a program extension at least 30 days before your current completion date. If you fail to follow the program extension guidelines your program end date will not be extended and you will no longer be eligible for work authorization. Additionally, you will not be eligible to continue as an F1 student until you apply for reinstatement with USICS.
  • 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.