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**Teachers College students may not use this form. Please refer to information at the TC Office of International Services
Note: We will send important information to the email address provided here, so let us know if it changes! After you arrive and enroll, your Columbia email address will be your official address for all university offices.
Permanent Foreign Residence Address in your Home Country
This address cannot be in the United States. Government regulations require the physical residence address; postal box addresses in the country of citizenship or legal permanent residence are not permitted.
Only provide if you are in the U.S.
If you are now in another nonimmigrant status (for example, F-2, G-4, H-1B, H-4, L-1), refer to the information on Change of Status to F-1 for additional details and answer the following question:
I certify that the financial resources I will provide in support of my application for a visa Certificate of Eligibility are available to me for the duration of the studies identified in this application.
Delivery of your I-20 or DS-2019 is through University Express Mail Services (UEMS). To create your account and pay for your shipment, review these instructions.
The submit button will take you to a page to pay the $100 processing fee by Visa, MasterCard, or American Express credit card.
Be sure you enter the card-holder’s billing address correctly.
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