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Forms and Applications

Forms for international students
International Student and Scholar Request Form
Conversation Partners ApplicationDocument icon
Conversation Club pairs up international students with native speakers to learn and exchange language and culture.
Curricular Practical Training ApplicationDocument icon
Curricular Practical Training (CPT) is designed to provide students with the opportunity to gain actual employment experience that is “an integral part of the established curriculum.”
International Friendship Program Student ApplicationDocument icon
Application to join the International Friendship Program, a program that seeks to promote international understanding by bringing together Indiana area families or individuals and international students who attend IUP.
J-1 Academic Training ApplicationDocument icon
Academic training is work, training, or experience related to a student’s field of study and offered through the Office of International Education International Student advisor. You must have permission and documentation before starting a paid position. (PDF, 56 KB)
Optional Practical Training ApplicationDocument icon
Last Modified 3/5/2015 Step 1: Watch OPT video or attend OPT workshop  Go to Scroll to the OPT section and review the powerpoint. This presentation provides an overview of OPT and walks through the necessary steps and general requirements to obtain OPT documentation. Step 2: Gat
Partial Tuition Waiver Appeal
Partial Tuition Waiver Hour Confirmation SheetDocument icon
People who ARE doing PTW need to complete this form to confirm their hours.
Program Extension FormDocument icon
When you need to continue in an educational program beyond the originally estimated completion date, you must apply for an extension no later than thirty days before the expiration date on your I‐20 or DS‐2019.
Reduced Courseload Authorization
Reporting OPT Employment for SEVIS Record
Reporting U.S. Address Changes for Immigration PurposesDocument icon
Students and scholars on F1 or J1 visas are required to report their U.S.A. address to Department of Homeland Security (DHS) through your designated school official/responsible officer (OIE staff). 
Social Security Work Authorization FormDocument icon
The Social Security Administration now requires all F‐1 visa holders to supply evidence of employment and J‐1 students to show employment authorization from sponsors before being issued a social security number.
  • Office of International Education
  • Delaney Hall, Suite B25
    920 Grant Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-2295
  • Fax: 724-357-2514
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m.–4:30 p.m.