New Student Late Arrival Request - ISSS

This form is for new undergraduate and graduate international students admitted to UNT. If you are not able to arrive in the United States by the arrival deadline stated on your I-20, please use the form below to request permission for late arrival.

If you will be attending the Intensive English Language Institute (IELI), please click here. 

Undergraduate and graduate students will be allowed to arrive no later than the day before classes begin.

Please note you will only receive an email to the address(es) we have on file for you confirming that your arrival deadline has been updated in the SEVIS system, you will NOT receive a new I-20 with your new arrival date. Please make sure that your email addresses are up to date in the myUNT system.

PLEASE ALLOW 5 BUSINESS DAYS FOR YOUR REQUEST TO BE PROCESSED.

Please read and check the boxes indicating that you understand the following:

Please refer to the registration calendar for your term on the Registrar’s website for more information: http://essc.unt.edu/registrar/schedule/scheduleclass.html
Immigration does not give a waiver of full time requirements due to course availability.
Once this form is completed, we will issue you an email that states that you are allowed to arrive late and we will update your arrival date in SEVIS. We will not issue a new I-20.