In order to be issued a form I-20, you must show sufficient funding to cover the financial requirements of your program. 

Funding requirements for international students are as follows: 

Tuition and Fees: $17,190

Living Expenses: $10,000

Dependents: $5000 for the first dependent and $2500 per additional dependent

The financial document(s) you provide must equal or exceed the financial requirement for your program.

Please note:

  • Only proof of your FIRST YEAR of expenses is required.
  • These requirements are estimated expenses and are subject to change.
  • The financial information will appear on your I-20.
  • The amount shown on your I-20 may be less than the amount you have provided on your financial statements. The I-20 only needs to show you have funds for the estimated cost for your program.