New F-1 Students

Welcome to Florida International University!


At this point, you should have received your acceptance letter and FIU I-20 or DS-2019. If you have not, please contact the Admissions Office.

Pre-Arrival Information

Please make sure you read all this information BEFORE you embark on your academic journey to the United States!

Before you arrive in the U.S.

Arrival in the U.S.

Arrival at Florida International University

Immigration & Enrollment Policies

Education USA

For in-depth information about Studying in the United States, access the free “Getting Ready To Go” Booklet.

For more information, visit Homeland Security – Study in the States.