Immigration regulations require that all students admitted to a degree program show proof of having sufficient funds to cover the cost of their education and other expenses. To comply with this regulation, URI requires that students provide one or all of the documents listed below to the Office of International Students & Scholars (OISS):
The Certificate of Financial Responsibility (CFR), click here to download the form; AND
Award letter if you have being awarded a scholarship, institutional grant, and/or an assistantship
Note: Do not submit the CFR and/or bank letter BEFORE you have been officially admitted by the Graduate School Admission Office (graduate students) or Office of Undergraduate Admissions (undergraduate students).
University of Rhode Island • Office of International Students & Scholars • International Center • 37 Lower College Road; Kingston, Rhode Island, 02881
International Student Orientation
Date: Friday, September 4, 2015
Place: Multicultural Center
Undergraduate Students' Time:
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Graduate Students' Time:
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
**IMPORTANT OPT INFO.**
Reporting responsibilities of F-1 International Students while on (OPT)
FALL 2015 OPT workshop schedule: Available