Pre-and Post-arrival Information for Newly Admitted F1/J1 Student

Congratulations on your acceptance to Rutgers University - Newark! Welcome to our international community of over 1500 international students and scholars from more than 70 countries!

The following information is provided to assist you in going through the process from obtaining your F-1/J-1 student visa to enrolling at Rutgers - Newark as an international student.

  1. Preparing Financial Documentation
  2. Obtaining Form I-20/DS-2019
  3. Paying SEVIS I-901 Fee
  4. Applying for a Student Visa to Enter the U.S.
  5. Entering The United States
  6. Transportation Options from Airports to Local Residences
  7. Immunization Requirement
  8. Housing
  9. Reporting to/Check-in with OISS
  10. Banks Near Rutgers University Newark
  11. Information about Paying Tuition and Fees
  12. International Student Orientation