Financial Certification

I-20 Issuance for Students who Intend to Enroll on F-1 or J-1 Visas

The following requirements apply only to those international students who are admitted to a graduate program at UNC Charlotte and who hold, or who intend to hold, F-1 or J-1 visa/status during their studies.

International Financial Certification

  • The International Student/Scholar Office (ISSO) manages the I-20 process and staff in the unit are available to respond to questions.  Information for new international students is available online.
  • The Financial Solvency Form is made available within a few days after an applicant has been granted admission, via an email sent directly from the ISSO.
  • The Financial Certification includes information regarding dependents in the event a spouse or children will accompany the student; preferences for receiving Form I-20/DS2019; SEVIS transfer, if applicable, etc.