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Study Abroad Faculty and Staff

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Forms for Study Abroad Faculty and Staff DSU Faculty and Staff Abroad PolicyInternational Travel Assumption of Risk and Release Form for Faculty/StaffSafety Abroad and Emergency Response Guideline FormStudy Abroad SummaryHealth, Safety & Risk Issues Abroad

Prospective Students Forms

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Prospective International Students  Welcome and thank you for your interest in Delaware State University (DSU)!  The Office of Admissions reviews DSU Applications and issues the acceptance letters to the university therefore; before you apply to DSU, please review the information on International Admissions  to learn more about admission requirements for international students. Once you review the requirements, please complete the online application for admission.   The Office of International Student Services issues the Form I-20 AB Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant (F-1) Students once the prospective student gains acceptance to the University and submits the below documents. Application for I-20; Financial Statement for F-1 Students and; Affidavit of Support for Room & Board (if you will reside off-campus) If the prospective student will receive a full DSU scholarship, award letter, stipend, etc; submit the Application for I-20 and a COPY OF THE AWARD LETTER/SCHOLARSHIP/STIPEND showing the exact amount of funds you will be receiving and the duration of the award/scholarship.  If the prospective student will receive a DSU partial scholarship, award letter, stipend, etc; submit the Application for I-20, a COPY OF THE AWARD LETTER/SCHOLARSHIP/STIPEND showing the exact amount of funds you will be receiving and the duration of the award/scholarship/stipend.  You must also submit the Financial Statement for F-1 Students (along with the requested attachments stated on the form) to show you have enough funds for the balance of your tuition, fees and living expenses which the award letter/scholarship/stipend WILL NOT cover. All forms must be submitted to the Office of International Student Services via email: internationalaffairs@desu.edu or by mail:  Delaware State University, Office of International Student Services, Grossley Hall, Room 115A, Dover, DE  19901. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Candace Alphonso-Moore at 302-857-6474 or cmoore@desu.edu.  

Current Students Forms

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Forms for Current International Students Reduced Course LoadEmployment LetterProgram ExtensionReinstatement ChecklistReinstatementTravel QuestionnaireTransfer Out RequestCurricular Practical Training (CPT)Optional Practical Training (OPT) 

Forms for F-1 Students

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Forms for F-1 Students ArrivalInternational Student RegistrationInternational Student Registration for Exchange StudentsInviting Family MembersStudent Information Update Exchange Student Exit SurveyPermission Slip

Forms for J-1 Scholars and Students

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Forms for J-1 Scholars and Students   Change of Address End of J-1 Program Extension of J-1 Program Request to add J-2 Dependent Travel Authorization for Disney Students Travel Authorization for Scholars and Students Departure of J-1 Student/Scholar

Forms for Study Abroad Students

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Study Abroad Students   Delaware State University’s Office of International Student Services (OISS) encourages students to incorporate study abroad into their academic career plan.  We provide students with the opportunity to experience the world beyond our campus, the state of Delaware, and the U.S. Our focus is for students to achieve academic success, and our goal is to provide programming that will allow students to become immersed in their host culture. If you are interested in studying abroad, your first step is to complete the Study Abroad Questionnaire. We will contact you to schedule a meeting to discuss your abroad options. Please feel free to review the Study Abroad Handbook before your meeting with the Director of OISS. If you have already completed the Study Abroad Questionnaire, please review the Study Abroad Handbook to begin your study abroad application process. Drug Policy Judicial Form Medical Information Form Pre-Departure Survey Form Post Departure Survey Form Study Abroad Handbook Study Abroad Application Study Abroad Checklist Study Abroad Questionnaire Travel Release Form
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Office of International Affairs

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The Office of International Affairs is located in Grossley Hall, Room 115. We encourage all students, faculty and staff to contact our office on international related issues regarding F-1 Students, J-1 Scholars/Students and Study Abroad options.

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Office of International AffairsAs the central office responsible for coordinating the University’s international activity, the Office of International Affairs (OIA) has the mission of integrating a global perspective into the teaching, research, and study abroad programs of the institution. A critical part of the mission is to forge mutually beneficial international partnerships with higher education institutions, including a wide-range of public and private sector agencies and organizations. The Office of International Affairs also coordinates the Exchange Visitors Program to assist Academic Deans’ respective Departmental goals and objectives to build and strengthen niche teaching and research capability in highly specialized areas that are globally significant.  The University has officially invited more than two hundred (200) J1 Visa research professors, post-doctoral fellows, research scholars, student non-degree and short-term scholars from twelve (12) countries from our partnering institutions.  At the request of the Academic Deans, the Office of International Affairs facilitates, in part, and coordinates Fulbright Programs and other international activities that strengthen the University’s research infrastructure and intellectual posture.Under the Office of International Affairs, the Office of International Student Services (OISS) provides assistance to all international students with nonimmigrant status (F1 Visa).  The University enrolls more than 200+ international students on F-1 Visas from more than 30 countries each academic year.  The OISS is committed to ensuring that international students have a rewarding experience as they pursue their academic and cultural goals at Delaware State University.The OIA/OISS offers the following services to international students/scholars:Financial, academic, social, and personal mattersAdvising on immigration rules, regulations, and responsibilitiesCampus and community activitiesCultural concernsPreparation and processing of immigration documentsAn Orientation for new international students and scholarsCoordinate and assist faculty, staff, and student organizations to plan and organize international experiences such as International Education Week and Round Table DiscussionsInformation on Medical insurance for exchange and international students as well as study abroad participantsThe OISS defines study abroad as the means by which students attend a university in a country outside the U.S. to study, earn credits towards a degree and participate in service learning or an internship. The experience may be for a summer, a semester or a year. Our office encourages students to incorporate study abroad into their academic career plan, assist students with their selection and application process, and coordinates programs abroad. The OISS ensures that students who seek an international experience at the undergraduate or graduate levels, are provided with options to meet their financial, academic, and professional goals/objectives. Studying overseas not only allows students to experience another culture, it expands their world knowledge and boosts their self-confidence and independence.  Traits such as these help prepare students for graduate school and the job market in our global society.F-1 Students J-1 Scholars/StudentsWelcome LetterOIA CalendarInsuranceCurrent StudentsProspective StudentsForms LibraryDS-2019 Student PacketDS-2019 Scholar PacketInsurance Requirements/CompaniesOIA CalendarForms Library  Study Abroad StudentsStudy Abroad Faculty/StaffForms LibraryParentsPhotos and Videos     DSU Faculty and Staff Abroad Policy International Travel Assumption of Risk andRelease Form for Faculty/StaffSafety Abroad and Emergency ResponseGuideline FormStudy Abroad SummaryHealth, Safety & Risk Issues Abroad     
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Staff

Dr. Fengshan Liu
Assistant Vice President for International Affairs
(302) 857-6421
fliu@desu.edu

Mrs. Candace Alphonso-Moore,
Director, International Student Services & Study Abroad
(302) 857-6474
cmoore@desu.edu

Mrs. Latasha Daniels
Manager, International Affairs
(302) 857-6421
ldaniels@desu.edu

Vacant
Senior Secretary
(302) 857-6421
 

Office Hours:
(Mon-Fri – 8:30am -4:30pm)

Fax:  302-857-6567


International Affairs Events

Forms Library for F-1 Students

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Current Students                           Reinstatement             Prospective Students                    I-20 Application Packet (Students outside U.S.)                    I-20 Application Packet/Information (Students transferred from other university)