New Student Late Arrival Request - ISSS

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

If you will be attending the Intensive English Language Institute (IELI), please visit this page:

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 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:
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.