Information for New F-1 Students at UAMS

Congrats on your admission to begin your studies at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences!   We look forward to assist you with immigration needs while you are completing your degree here.

Please look back at this page for continuing information and updates that will assist you in your arrival to the U.S. and UAMS.


New F-1 Student Information for I-20 Processing – If you have received admission to begin your studies at UAMS in an upcoming term, we need to work with you to create your immigration documents to begin your studies at UAMS.   Please fill out this form with the required information so that we can work with you and your program to create and send your immigration documents to you as efficiently as possible.

UAMS I-20 Transfer-In Form – This form is used for any students currently in an F-1 status at a U.S. institution that needs to have their SEVIS record transferred to UAMS for an upcoming semester. This form should be completed by the student and the current International Student Adviser at the student’s current U.S. institution.   Please submit this completed form to for proper processing.

Requesting Express Mail – This page contains information for receiving your I-20 from UAMS so that you can begin your studies with us.

New International Student Reporting Information – Please fill this form out upon initial arrival at UAMS so that we can update required information with the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP).