To make your request, either fill out an online form below or print a PDF and return it to our office.

Change academic level and/or begin a new degree program
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 Academic Program This form is used when you need to stay beyond the Program End date listed on your I-20/DS-2019.

Invitation Letter
This is a sample letter that can be used when relatives wish to obtain a tourist visa to visit you in the U.S.

Letter of status (for a Missouri driver's license or a state ID) Request online!
Detailed instructions about applying for a driver's license.

Reduced Course Load Authorization (underenrollment)
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 ISSS office to talk with an advisor. 

Replace a lost/stolen immigration document

Social Security letter request

Sponsored Student Letter Request Form (Request online!)
International sponsored students receive educational funding through a third-party source such as their government (SACM, Embassy of Kuwait, Royal Thai Embassy, etc.) or an organization like Fulbright or Laspau. Sponsored Students can request letters for their funding agency using this form.

Take courses at another school (Concurent Enrollment)

Transfer OUT - to another school (SEVIS Release Form)

Travel Signature Request

*United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) forms