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  • Transfer Students - North Carolina A&T State University
    etc should be attached to the Transfer Clearance Form before submitting to the ISSO Transfer applicants should also indicate on the front of the Transfer Clearance Form whether or not you intend to leave the United States before beginning studies at North Carolina A T State University If you are currently in F 1 or J 1 status at another university and plan to transfer to NCA TSU without leaving the United States complete your transfer process through ISSO within the first two weeks of the semester in which you enroll at NCA TSU This transfer process cannot take place until after classes begin If you are in F 1 status and intend to leave the US and reenter from abroad before you begin your program at NCA TSU please contact the ISSO as soon as possible You can use NCA TSU s I 20 when you reenter from abroad J 1 students who wish to reenter the US from abroad should speak with an ISSO advisor All transfer students are required to complete the Financial Guarantee Form as well Points of Pride Academic Athletic Arts prev Engineering Lab The College of Engineering ranks No 1 for the number of degrees awarded to African Americans Research U S News and World Report ranks the COE in the top third of the Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs ERC Research N C A T is the home of the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center ERC Ag Research SAES brought in more than 20 million in research grant funding Webb Hall The School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences SAES is the largest among the nation s HBCUs F D Bluford Library F D Bluford Library is one of the region s premier research libraries Engineering Professor and Student The MSIT Online Program in

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  • Financial Information - North Carolina A&T State University
    any dependent family members during the student s proposed period of study 4 years for a Bachelors 2 1 2 years for a Masters 4 years for a Ph D A single student will need approximately 23 000 to cover tuition 13 500 living expenses 9 000 and books required medical insurance 1 500 for 9 months A student who plans to remain in the United States in the summer will need an additional 3 000 for living expenses Married students who plan to bring their spouse and or children must certify an additional 6 000 for the spouse and 4 000 for each child A student must have funds available for use upon arrival for tuition housing insurance books etc Each semester s tuition is due in full before the academic term begins Financial Aid Resources Non immigrant students in the US are not eligible for most federal financial aid programs for which US citizens and lawful permanent resident students normally apply Unfortunately NCA TSU offers limited financial aid or scholarships for international undergraduate students Financial aid in the form of Research Teaching Assistantships may be available to a limited number of highly qualified international graduate students For more information about the availability of Research Teaching Assistantships please contact the School of Graduate Studies at gradsch ncat edu or the department to which you have been admitted Assistantships are awarded directly by the academic department ISSO does not award assistantships or provide any financial aid assistance at this time A limited number of part time employment opportunities may be available on campus to international students but the earnings from such employment will at best only cover incidental expenses If you are not awarded financial aid by NCA TSU you may wish to seek additional sources of aid A list of financial aid resources is provided as a courtesy We do not guarantee funds availability or financial aid assistance from these resources The use of this information is strictly at your discretion Financial Aid Websites for International Students eduPass International Education Finance Corporation NAFSA Association of International Educators FinAid Petersons Rotary International American Association of University Women International Education Financial Aid College Board MacArthur Foundation International Student Organization Fast Web The Rowe Fund Points of Pride Academic Athletic Arts prev Engineering Lab The College of Engineering ranks No 1 for the number of degrees awarded to African Americans Research U S News and World Report ranks the COE in the top third of the Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs ERC Research N C A T is the home of the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center ERC Ag Research SAES brought in more than 20 million in research grant funding Webb Hall The School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences SAES is the largest among the nation s HBCUs F D Bluford Library F D Bluford Library is one of the region s premier research libraries Engineering Professor and Student The MSIT Online Program in the School of Technology is nationally ranked

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  • Tuition and Fees - North Carolina A&T State University
    tuition rate If you are currently in the United States in another nonimmigrant visa category and you wish to change to F 1 status please be advised that you will be charged the out of state tuition rate as an F 1 student This will happen regardless of how long you have lived in North Carolina in your current non F 1 visa category In order to be eligible for the in state tuition rate the student must residency criteria for tuition purposes Eligibility is determined by the Admissions Office Contact Undergraduate Admissions directly for more information on residency for tuition purposes Graduate Students should visit the Graduate Admissions website for further information and to download the application An international student must show a minimum of 23 000 USD in financial support Many international students take courses throughout the calendar year to complete their programs more quickly It is important to take into account the total cost in planning for financial support summer session enrollment is an additional cost Tuition and Fees Schedule Points of Pride Academic Athletic Arts prev Engineering Lab The College of Engineering ranks No 1 for the number of degrees awarded to African Americans Research U S News and World Report ranks the COE in the top third of the Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs ERC Research N C A T is the home of the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center ERC Ag Research SAES brought in more than 20 million in research grant funding Webb Hall The School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences SAES is the largest among the nation s HBCUs F D Bluford Library F D Bluford Library is one of the region s premier research libraries Engineering Professor and Student The MSIT Online Program in the School of Technology is nationally ranked

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  • Medical History and Immunization Requirements - North Carolina A&T State University
    Time Course Load Program Extension Reinstatement Withdrawal Departure New International Student Orientation Medical History and Immunization Requirements All international students must provide documented proof of required immunizations Students who fail to comply with this requirement will not be allowed to register for classes The Health Center will place a registration hold on your student account The hold will not be lifted until all medical records are turned in and immunizations are completed For detailed information on the immunization requirements go to the Sebastian Health Center website You will also be able to download the medical form The form should be completed as instructed and returned to the Health Center If you have questions as it relates to the medical immunization requirements contact the Health Center at health ncat edu Points of Pride Academic Athletic Arts prev Engineering Lab The College of Engineering ranks No 1 for the number of degrees awarded to African Americans Research U S News and World Report ranks the COE in the top third of the Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs ERC Research N C A T is the home of the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center ERC Ag Research SAES brought in more than 20 million in research grant funding Webb Hall The School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences SAES is the largest among the nation s HBCUs F D Bluford Library F D Bluford Library is one of the region s premier research libraries Engineering Professor and Student The MSIT Online Program in the School of Technology is nationally ranked by U S News World Report next prev Academic Excellence A T had ninety eight student athletes earn a cumulative 3 0 grade point average or higher for the 2011 2012 academic year Janay Ferrell Freshmen Janay Ferrell placed seventh at the Robert Shumke

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  • Change of Status - North Carolina A&T State University
    States Interested applicants should visit the University s website and contact either the Undergraduate Admissions Office email uadmit ncat edu or the School of Graduate Studies Admissions Office email gradsch ncat edu to obtain specific admissions procedures and requirements Eligibility for issuance of I 20 requires admission to the University as well as financial guarantee in the minimum amount of 23 000 USD Please contact the ISSO at 336 334 7551 or email isso ncat edu with specific questions related to transferring inside the United States or instructions for Change of Status requirements to matriculate at the University Please keep in mind that both the SEVIS transfer process and the request to change status inside the United States can be lengthy processes You may not have employment authorization and in some cases you may not be eligible for enrollment at NCA T until the formal notice of action is received and or the transfer is completed in SEVIS If you intend to change to F 1 or J 1 student status you must submit the Financial Guarantee Form and documentation as requested by ISSO You will also be required to pay tuition deposit if applicable Points of Pride Academic Athletic Arts prev Engineering Lab The College of Engineering ranks No 1 for the number of degrees awarded to African Americans Research U S News and World Report ranks the COE in the top third of the Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs ERC Research N C A T is the home of the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center ERC Ag Research SAES brought in more than 20 million in research grant funding Webb Hall The School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences SAES is the largest among the nation s HBCUs F D Bluford Library F D Bluford Library is one of

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  • Maintaining Lawful Status - North Carolina A&T State University
    these requirements to remain in lawful status F 1 Students Have a valid passport must be valid for a minimum of 6 months in the future at all times Valid Form I 20 issued by North Carolina A T State University Maintain continuous full time enrollment during the Fall and Spring Semesters Limit on campus employment including teaching and research assistantships to a maximum of 20 hours per week while school is in session Refrain from any type of off campus employment without the consent of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service USCIS Only USCIS and ISSO can grant off campus employment Purchase and maintain University student health plan Important Note Failure to maintain lawful nonimmigrant status negatively could impact applications for future immigration benefits If you violate the terms of your nonimmigrant status you are not allowed to work including assistantships It may be possible to enroll for less than full time studies under certain circumstances You and or your advisor should consult with an ISSO advisor to discuss any variation of full time enrollment employment issues violation of nonimmigrant status etc including possible consequences and plans of action J 1 Students Have a valid passport must be valid for a minimum of 6 months in the future at all times Valid Form DS 2019 issued by North Carolina A T or other program authorizing presence at North Carolina A T Maintain continuous full time enrollment during the fall and Spring Semesters Limit on campus employment including teaching and research assistantships to 10 hours per week while school is in session Unlike F 1 students J 1 students must obtain employment authorization in advance and in writing from the Program Sponsor Purchase and maintain University student health plan for self and dependents if North Carolina A T is the program sponsor If other J 1 Program Sponsor student must purchase and maintain medical health insurance for self and dependents The health insurance policy must meet the J 1 federal requirements for the Exchange Visitor and dependents 50 000 minimum per accident or illness 500 maximum deductible per illness 10 000 provision for medical evacuation 7 500 maximum repatriation coverage Points of Pride Academic Athletic Arts prev Engineering Lab The College of Engineering ranks No 1 for the number of degrees awarded to African Americans Research U S News and World Report ranks the COE in the top third of the Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs ERC Research N C A T is the home of the National Science Foundation Engineering Research Center ERC Ag Research SAES brought in more than 20 million in research grant funding Webb Hall The School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences SAES is the largest among the nation s HBCUs F D Bluford Library F D Bluford Library is one of the region s premier research libraries Engineering Professor and Student The MSIT Online Program in the School of Technology is nationally ranked by U S News World Report next prev Academic Excellence A T

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  • Student Employment - North Carolina A&T State University
    information regarding application process and eligibility requirements Curricular Practical Training CPT Curricular Practical Training is employment in the student s field of study prior to completion of the academic program The employment must be a fundamental or an integral required part of an existing curriculum or academic program The training must be a research related internship cooperative education or required practicum that is offered by a sponsoring employer through a documented agreement with the school Unpaid CPT will also be considered if circumstances require use of equipment not readily available at the University Students enrolled in a degree program at North Carolina A T should speak with an ISSO advisor for eligibility requirements and the application process The proposed curricular practical training must be listed in the school s course catalogue with the number of credits awarded on completion along with information about faculty supervision and a description of the course featuring a clear definition of the course objectives Optional Practical Training OPT Optional Practical Training is a benefit given to F 1 students in lawful status This benefit allows for a maximum of 12 months off campus employment One year of OPT can be requested after each degree level Bachelor Master and Doctorate You may apply for Pre Completion OPT and or Post Completion OPT OPT is not employer specific but is limited only to a temporary position in the major field of study identified on the current I 20 Students are required to apply directly to USCIS with the recommendations of the academic advisor and the ISSO Once approved USCIS will issue a Form I 688B Employment Authorization Document EAD to the student If you are authorized for OPT and wish to further the employment beyond the 12 month maximum check the end date on the EAD you should contact the ISSO to discuss eligibility for the STEM Extension Eligibility could add an additional 17 months of work authorization at the current degree level J 1 On Campus Employment J 1 students must obtain written employment authorization from the J 1 Program Sponsor J 1 students whose Program Sponsor is North Carolina A T must obtain written approval in advance and in writing from ISSO before beginning any employment On campus employment is limited to ten 10 hours per week while school is in session and may be full time during holidays and summer vacations if you are not registered for courses during the summer J 1 students may engage in part time on campus employment in terms of an assistantship fellowship scholarship or other on campus employment You are considered to be working 10 hours a week on campus if you hold a half time teaching or research assistantship Employment is limited to employers hiring units who are located on campus and pay employees through NCA TSU Payroll Office J 1 Off Campus Employment Students in J 1 status must have explicit written work authorization from either ISSO or USCIS before engaging in any off campus employment

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  • Travel - North Carolina A&T State University
    20 can provide nonimmigrant intent and are unlikely to become a public charge It is strongly recommended that you NOT leave the country while the OPT application is pending at USCIS Any trips abroad should be made before your completion of studies or after you have your EAD card for employment J 1 Student Travel Re entry to the United States A student in valid J 1 status needs the following documents to reenter the U S after a temporary trip outside the U S A valid passport A valid visa U S A valid Form DS 2019 endorsed by an ISSO Advisor or Program Sponsor if NCA TSU did not issue the DS 2019 F 1 J 1 Dependents Travel F 2 and J 2 dependents require the same visa documents to reenter the U S as the F 1 and J 1 student A valid passport A valid F 2 J 2 visa U S A dependent s endorsed Form I 20 or DS 2019 Travel to Canada and Mexico Those students and scholars who are interested in travel to Canada or Mexico or an adjacent island should contact the appropriate consular embassy for entry requirements Please read the linked sections identified below carefully Visiting Canada If you are a U S Citizen or a Permanent Resident of the U S please consult the U S State Department website or the Travel Canada website for information about entry requirements If you are not a U S Citizen or Permanent Resident you may need a visa even for a one day trip Please read the following information carefully Entry to Canada For those interested in visiting Canada you may need to apply for a visitor s visa to enter Canada For more detailed information concerning visitor s visas please refer to the following links Countries whose citizens require visas in order to enter Canada and Visa exempt countries Information on applying for a Canadian visitor visas in New York City Acrobat Application Kit Please make sure you know what documents you need to carry before departing the US Returning to the United States When traveling outside the United States you need to have the proper documents to return If your dependents F 2 J 2 in the U S will travel without you they will need their own travel documents Special Notes for F 1 J 1 Students and J 1 Scholars ISSO will not be able to endorse your Form I 20 DS 2019 nor your dependents I 20 DS 2019 if you have completed your program e g degree Academic Training Optional Practical Training Research etc and would like to travel to Canada during your grace period An F 1 student in OPT following completion of studies who travels to Canada temporarily less than 30 days can be admitted to resume employment for the remainder of the authorized training period provided the student presents the endorsed I 20 and an unexpired EAD See visa renewal and passport sections Travel and Consular Updates Note After September 11 2001 re entering the United States has become more difficult If you are obtaining a new visa while you are abroad you should expect longer than usual processing times It is recommended that you check the U S Embassy website regarding current procedures nonimmigrant visa services and operating hours before making travel plans It is also suggested that you contact the consular post directly before mailing documents or going to the post As a result of heightened security it is expected that consular and immigration operations abroad and in the United States will require that documents be scrutinized more closely It is your responsibility to review the contents of your documents before presenting them to a consular officer or immigration inspector Automatic Visa Revalidation Effective August 18 2003 the Department of State adopted as final an interim rule published in the Federal Register on March 7 2002 amending the regulation pertaining to Automatic Visa Revalidation The rule was proposed in order to allow increased screening of visa applicants in light of the September 11 attacks The rule limits the accessibility of automatic revalidation and is no longer available to those applying for a new visa while traveling temporarily to an area covered by the automatic revalidation privilege It is also no longer available to nationals of countries listed as state sponsors of terrorism In general automatic revalidation is no longer an option on an expired nonimmigrant visa Students and scholars in lawful nonimmigrant status may no longer travel to contiguous territory and or adjacent islands and re enter the U S on an expired nonimmigrant visa Students and scholars whose visas have expired must now travel to the home country in order to update the visa stamp You can no longer travel to Canada or Mexico to attempt automatic revalidation Important Note If a student or scholar attempts to apply for a nonimmigrant visa at a US Consulate or Embassy in either Canada or Mexico and the nonimmigrant visa is denied he she will not be able to return to the US using automatic revalidation The student scholar and dependents will be required to return to his her country and apply for a new visa stamp Revalidating or Renewing Visas in the U S The Revalidation Division is discontinuing its domestic visa revalidation or reissuance service Notification of the discontinuation of domestic visa revalidation services was published in the Federal Register on June 23 2004 Security and Background Checks When applying for a visa to the United States you may also be subject to additional security and background checks Though the State Department has provided only limited information on the circumstances that will prompt the checks the following may trigger additional screening Involvement in High Technology Fields If you work in high technology engineering or the sciences you should be prepared to be questioned closely about the details of your job Visa delays may result as consular officers seek security advisory

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