Maintaining Your Legal Status
|Check in with the International Office in KL 101 and attend the International Student Orientation.|
|Report a change of address to the International Student and Scholar's Office (ISSO) within 10 days of moving by updating your address in the Student Portal.|
|Keep your passport valid at least six months into the future.|
Maintain full-time study. Undergraduate students must be registered for a minimum of 12 units. Graduate students must be registered in 8 units unless they have been appointed as a Teaching Assistant (TA) or Graduate Student Researcher (GSR). A graduate student with a TA or GSR appointment must be registered in 12 units.
There are some exceptions to the full-time study rule, but you must obtain special permission from ISSO prior to reducing your course load.
|Report any name or program changes to ISSO.|
|Do not engage in any unlawful employment. Off-campus employment requires special permission.|
|Initiate a timely departure, transfer or change of status during grace period.|