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Congratulations on your admission to California State University, Northridge (CSUN)! The IESC staff is looking forward to meeting you upon your arrival to our campus. All of our F1 students are required to complete the 6-STEP Immigration Requirements once they are admitted to our university. To begin, please read below.
|PLEASE COMPLETE STEPS 1-4 PRIOR TO YOUR ARRIVAL TO THE U.S.|
|STEP 1||ACTIVATE YOUR CSUN ACCOUNT||
Problems activating your account? Please contact the CSUN IT Help Center.
|STEP 2||ONLINE IMMIGRATION SESSION||
Please enroll in this course through Moodle. Enter the enrollment key: fall2014
Student must complete all of the following tasks through the Moodle course:
|STEP 3||RELEASE OF SEVIS RECORD TO CSUN
Applies only to students who are already in the U.S. with an I-20 from a previous school.
Please skip to STEP 4 if CSUN is the first school that you are attending as an F1 student in the United States.
August 15th , 2014
(CSUN must have your SEVIS record by this date.)
|STEP 4||Email your Proof of Health Insurance to email@example.com||Students cannot register for classes until the Foreign Hold has been removed. Click here for health insurance requirements and the removal of the foreign hold.|
|PLEASE COMPLETE STEPS 5 & 6 UPON YOUR ARRIVAL TO THE U.S.
All Fall 2014 admits are required to enter the U.S. by no later than August 18, 2014.
|STEP 5||MANDATORY NEW STUDENT CHECK-IN
Submit copies of the following immigration documents to a Foreign Student Advisor at the IESC:
|Upon your arrival to the U.S., please check-in IN PERSON with copies of your immigration documents. You will meet with a Foreign Student Advisor. Once you check-in, we can notify immigration of your attendance at CSUN through SEVIS.
****WARNING!****Failure to complete STEPS 1-5 may affect your eligibility to remain in correct F1 status.
|STEP 6||Attend the International Student Orientation||Transfer/Graduate: Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 (8:30am - 1:30pm)
Freshman: Thursday, August 21st, 2014 (10:30am - 3:30pm)
Information will be emailed to you upon completion of STEP 2.
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