International Admission > Student Visas > Applying for a Student Visa

Applying for a Student Visa

Please use the information below as a general guide on applying for a visa. For more detailed information, please refer to the Visa Information page.

Step 1:
Obtain your SEVIS Form I-20 (for F-1 visa) or SEVIS Form DS-2019 (for J-1 visa) from DePaul University which contain your SEVIS ID number. Read more about SEVIS here.

Step 2:
Complete the Online Visa Application Form DS-160​.

Step 3:
Pay the SEVIS I-901 fee at

Step 4:
Visit​ to find appointment scheduling procedures for the embassy or consulate at which you will apply.

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