More Announcements

U.S. Customs and Border Protection no longer stamps Forms I-20 at the U.S. port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection no longer stamps Forms I-20 at the U.S. port of entry. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has been providing courtesy stamps during the transition period, which ends on Wednesday, November 21. For more information please click here.

Online Course Limitation

F1 students are permitted to enroll in one online class (equivalent to 3 units) per semester to count towards their full-time requirement. Please register for classes accordingly. Note: If you have only one class left to graduate, this class must be an in-class traditional course to be in compliance with legal guidelines governing your F-1 status.

If you have questions regarding these matters or other F1 status related issues, please visit our office to speak to a Foreign Student Advisor (no appointments required) or email your foreign student advisor at Our walk-in advising hours are Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm.

International Financial Aid and Scholarship Information

Learn more about Financial Aid and Scholarship Information for International Students.

Attention international students!

Please visit the following online resources regarding registration, SOLAR navigation, and website information.

Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)

The UDWPE is a graduation requirement for ALL students. Also, for Undergraduate students, university policy now requires that you take the UDWPE no later than the semester in which you complete 75 units. If you do not take the exam by this deadline, you will have a hold placed on future registration for classes.

UDWPE dates are available now!!! Please click here for more information.