Office of International Students and Scholars

Drop Shadow


Immigration Websites

SEVIS On-line Fee Payment
SEVIS I-901 Fee Frequently Asked Questions
Special Registration
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services - Case Status Services Online
Office of Biometric Identity Management
Official Green Card Lottery Website: 2009 Diversity Visa Program

Social Security Resources

Social Security for International Students
Social Security Number Application

Tax-Related Resources

USD-Prepared Guide for Foreign Nationals - Visiting Scholars
USD International Student Tax Workshop PowerPoint Presentation
Income Tax FAQ

External Contacts for Immigration

Loke Walsh Immigration Law
Attorney, Immigration and Nationality Law: Geoffrey D. Leibl
Law Offices of Adam Green
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA)
National Immigration Law Corporation
Engler CPA

Embassies and Consulates

Consulate General of Mexico in San Diego
Consulates and Embassies Worldwide
Foreign Consulates and Embassies in the U.S.
U.S. Consulates and Embassies Worldwide
U.S. Consulate in Tijuana, Mexico
Visa Appointments for Mexico
Visa Appointments for Canada
Visa Appointment Wait Times for U.S. Consulates and Embassies Worldwide

Scholarship & Loan Opportunities

Leo S. Rowe Fund (a student loan program for citizens of Latin America and the Caribbean)

Career Planning Resources

USD International Resume & Cover Letter Workshop PowerPoint Presentation

USD Career Services: International Opportunities

For General Information on Study Abroad in the USA

Education USA Website

(for information on how to obtain a visa, living in the United States, and the US educational system)