To begin the process of changing status, turn in the following documents to the Office of International Education:
- USCIS form: I-539
- Change of Status form
- USCIS Fee: A money order or check for $455 payable to USCIS ($370 filing fee, $85 biometrics service fee). There is an additional $85 biometrics fee for each additional person included in the application.
- I-94: Copy of both sides of applicant's I-94. If you have a dependent or dependents in B-2 status, include copies of both sides of their I-94, as well.
- Passport: Copy of identity page, which indicates the expiration date.
- Visa: Copy of B-2 visa.
- Funding: It is necessary to show sufficient funds for the first year of study.