Post-Arrival Checklist

Mandatory Immigration Document Check-In for All New International Students


All new F-1 and J-1 international students (including transfer/returning who withdrawn for one semester or more) are required to complete immigration document check in to confirm their arrival in the U.S. and activate their F-1/J-1 immigration records. 

Immediately after your arrival in the U.S., please bring your originals of the following to OISS:

  • Passport
  • HPU I-20 for F-1 visa students/DS 2019 for J-1 visa students
  • Visa
  • Local address (even if it is a hotel, this can be changed later)
  • Optional completed Check-In Form (see below)

Check-In Form