Arrival & Orientation
New international students admitted to St. Thomas can find information here about airport greeter assistance, international student orientation, preparation and arrival at St. Thomas, health insurance, housing and life at St. Thomas.
F-1 degree seeking students can obtain information on Social Security Numbers, employment, maintaining immigration status and traveling outside the U.S.
J-1 exchange students can obtain information on Social Security Numbers, employment, maintaining immigration status, departure checklist and traveling outside the U.S.
Change of Status to F-1
Non-immigrants interested in changing status to F-1 can obtain information on the process of changing your status inside the U.S. or outside the U.S. through travel/re-entry.
Information is available on U.S. immigration resources, tax information, Canadian visa and foreign currency conversion.