ELI F1 Students

F-1 STUDENT APPLICATION

To receive a Certificate of Eligibility (Form I-20), follow these steps:

STEP 1:

  1. Completed I-20 Application Form
     
  2.  A scanned copy of passport photo page
     
  3. Affidavit of Support formed signed by your financial sponsor(s) (Included in the Application)
     
  4. Bank statement or bank letter showing proof of financial support ($16,664.00)
     
  5. $1,375 Tuition Deposit (registration fee included)

STEP 2:

  1. Mail or email application and all supporting documents to the English Language Institute:
    • English Language Institute
      Continuing and Professional Studies
      City College of New York
      160 Convent Avenue
      Shepard Hall, Room 2
      New York, NY 10031
       
    • E-mail:  eli@ccny.cuny.edu
       
  2.  After ELI receives your application, it takes approximately 1-2 weeks to process your I-20. You will be notified via email. 

STEP 3:

  1. After you receive your Form I-20, apply for an F-1 Student Visa at the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate in your country.

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New Student I-20 Application