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International Financial Declaration Forms
  - Undergraduate Degree-Seeking Student
  - Undergraduate Exchange Student - Full academic year

  - Undergraduate Exchange Student - Fall semester only (coming soon!)

  - Undergraduate Exchange Student - Spring semester only
(coming soon!)
  - Graduate Degree-Seeking Student
  - Graduate Music Student
  - Graduate Architecture Student 
  - Masters Students in Energy Economics
  - Professional Masters Students in Natural Science
  - Professional Masters Students in Engineering 
Professional Masters Students in Global Affairs
  - MBA Student  
  - Graduate Exchange Student - Full academic year 
  - Graduate Exchange Student - Fall semester only (coming soon!)

Foreign Student Transfer Release Form (transfers from a U.S. institution)
J-1 Transfer Form
DS-2019 Request Form for Scholars, Part I: Scholar Form
DS-2019 Request Form for Scholars, Part II: Academic Department Form
Instructions on Scheduling J-1 English Proficiency Interview (for Rice Academic Department)
Special Regulations for J-1 Exchange Visitors
J-1 Scholar Pre-Arrival Checklist 
Understanding J-1 Heath Insurance Requirements PowerPoint
Addendum A
Addendum B 
J Student Intern Evaluation Form
SEVIS Fee Handout for F-1 Students
SEVIS Fee Handout for J-1 Exchange Visitors
Special Considerations for Canadian Citizens
Brazil@Rice Initial Assessment  


New I-94 Process for Customs & Border Protection
Housing Resources
Opening a U.S. Bank Account Handout
Honor Code for Int'l Students
English Language Resources
Resources on the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)


Requesting Letters of Support
Program Extension Request Form 
Reduced Course Load Authorization Form 
Lead 399 Observer Approval Form
Health Insurance Tips 
Maintaining your address in ESTHER 
Request to add F-2 Dependents 
Request to add J-2 Dependents
ITIN Application Process 
J-1 Turkish ESL Address Update Form


Social Security (SSN): Regulations for Students and Map to Social Security Office
On-Campus Employment Verification Form- for student SSN requests
RA/TA Graduate Employment Verification Form - for graduate student SSN requests


F-1 Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Tutorial (new powerpoint) 

F-1 Curricular Practical Training (CPT ) Form for Undergraduates (new form)

F-1 Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Handout  for Graduates (new form)

F-1 CPT Summer Contract

F-1 On-Campus Work at an Off-Campus Site  


F-1 Optional Practical Training (OPT) Tutorial (new powerpoint)
F-1 Optional Practical Training (OPT) Handout with Degree Completion Form (new form)

F-1 STEM OPT 17-Month Extension Handout
F-1 OPT Status Update Form


J-1 Academic Training Handout 
J-2 Work Authorization Handout