If you are an international student already in the United States:

If you are a student entering the United States:

  • You will be required to present your visa, I-20, and proof of finances to immigration officials at the port of entry upon arrival in the United States.
  • New international students are required by federal regulations to check in with International Student Services at Brigham Young University (1351 WSC) before the end of the first week of classes.

United States visa regulations require all students and scholars seeking an F-1 , F-3, J-1, M-1 or M-3 visa at an embassy or consulate abroad to pay a SEVIS fee of US $200. (The form and instructions for fee payment are found online at mvw.fmjfee.com.)

You may pay the SEVIS fee in one of the following ways:

Please complete the following steps:

Please read carefully!

All questions regarding these procedures should be directed to BYU International Student Services at (801) 422-2695 or by email at Intloff@byu.edu.

Courtney Banks