Document Requests for Current Students
To make a document or letter request through our office, please complete our online document request form. Descriptions of these requests are below.
Note that all document and letter requests require at least 3 full business days’ notice.
Request Type Descriptions
I-20 Travel Signature
Request an I-20 Travel Signature to obtain a travel signature on your I-20 when you plan to travel outside the U.S.
Important: If you already have a travel signature (endorsement) on your I-20 and the date is within one year of the date you plan to re-enter the U.S., then you do not need to have your I-20 signed again.
Request an I-20 Replacement to replace your I-20 for various reasons, such as if your I-20 was lost, stolen, or damaged.
All I-20 replacements require a $100 processing fee.
An I-20 Extension request requires verification from your academic advisor.
Before making this request, please download, complete and obtain all signatures on the Program Extension Form.
Change of Major: New I-20
A New I-20 request is used to request an updated I-20 due to a change of major.
Before making this request, please visit your new academic department to request that your major be changed in the student system!
Dependent I-20 for F-2 Visa
Request a dependent I-20 for F-2 Visa to obtain an F-2 I-20 for your spouse or children.
Transfer Out Requests
Make a Transfer Out Request to have an IPO advisor complete a transfer form for you as requested by another U.S. college/university. This is also used to request (if needed) the release (transfer) of your SEVIS record to another U.S. college/university.
Driver's License Letter
Request a Driver’s License Letter if you need a support letter for your driver's license application. More details on how to apply for a driver's license is found on Driver's License page.
Social Security Letter
A Social Security Letter request requires verification from your employer. Before making this request, please download the Social Security Form and have your employer complete it.
More details on how to apply for a social security card can be found on our Social Security Information page.
Visa Renewal Support Letter
Request a Visa Renewal Support Letter to receive a letter in support of your visa renewal application.
Request an Invitation Letter to receive a letter in support of the visitor visa application for a family member. If you have more than one family member to invite, you'll need to submit this request for each one.
Student Athlete Opportunity Fund Signature
Complete the Student Athlete Opportunity Fund Signature request if you are an ISU athlete and have a BigSky Student Athlete Opportunity Fund form that needs to be signed.
Concurrent Enrollment Letter
Request a Concurrent Enrollment Letter to obtain a letter authorizing you to take courses at another U.S. college/university.