Pre-Arrival ChecklistBefore leaving your home country, you have several requirements to complete. 1) Apply for admission to JWU. Your acceptance packet and I-20 will be mailed to you upon acceptance. 2) I-901 SEVIS Fee: A one-time fee initiated by the US federal government. 3) F-1 Student Visa: Required documentation and helpful tips. 4) F-2 Visa: For F-1 applicants with dependents. 5) Travel Plans: Use the posted arrival calendars to plan your arrival and submit your travel plans to ISS. 6) Health Records: Make sure that you have completed all required health requirements and submitted proper documentation. 7) Health Insurance: Review the current plan.8) Tuition & Fees: When, where and how to pay your tuition, room and board, and various fees. 9) Housing options: on campus or off. Arrival Checklist To help your arrival in the US run smoothly. 1) Arrivals: What your first day in the US will look like. 2) Delayed and late arrivals: Where to go and who to call if you arrive late or after hours. 3) Hotel Stay: Complimentary rooms are available prior to residence hall move-in and are subject to availability.
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