Information for New F-1 Students at UAMS

Congratulations on your admission to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences!   We look forward to assisting you with your immigration needs while you are completing your degree at UAMS.

-Please refer back at this page for 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 a program at UAMS in an upcoming term, we need to work with you to create your immigration documents prior to beginning 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 quickly and efficiently as possible.

UAMS I-20 Transfer 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. This form should be completed by the student and 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).