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Accept Your Offer of Admission
To make your request, either fill out an online form below or print a PDF and return it to our office.
Authorization for a reduced course load (underenrollment) (pdf)
You cannot drop any classes until you have received written approval from our office. You must wait until you receive an approval letter. If you have any questions, stop by the office to talk with someone.
Change academic level and/or begin a new degree program (pdf)
This form is for students who complete one program at UMSL and wish to start another program here. This form is not needed for changes of major; these are processed automatically.
Extension of Stay (pdf)
Invitation Letter (doc)
This is a sample letter that can be used when relatives wish to obtain a tourist visa to visit you in the U.S.
Replace a lost/stolen immigration document (pdf)
Scholarship application (pdf)
Current students who meet the requirements of this scholarship may submit an application in the spring semester only. Refer to the scholarship application form for more information.
Social Security letter (pdf)
Take courses at another school (pdf)
Transfer to another school (pdf)
Travel signature (pdf)
A miscellaneous letter (e.g., passport renewal, foreign visa, etc.) Request online!
This form should not be used to request letters of enrollment. Enrollment letters, including enrollment history, are available in the Registration Office.
*United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) forms - click here