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International Students

As a newly admitted international graduate student to the Texas A&M University (TAMU) School of Public Health (SPH) for fall 2018, we welcome you to our cohort this fall!  Below you will find information regarding the issuance of your I-20 as well as important dates.

To obtain an I-20 or DS-2019, you will need your University Identification Number (UIN) and TAMU NetID to log-in to the system to upload the required immigration documents. The TAMU International Student Services (ISS) office handles the immigration documents processing for newly admitted students to the university.  Please read carefully and follow the instructions provided on the following link to apply for your I-20/DS-2019:

Questions or updates regarding I-20/DS-2019 processing should be directed to ISS at or (979)845-1824.


Important Event/Deadline

July 1, 2018

Deadline for new SPH international students to submit financial documentation to ISS in order to obtain initial I-20/DS-2019 in a timely manner.

Monday-Tuesday, August 13-14, 2018

SPH International Graduate Student Orientation
Incoming international SPH graduate students are REQUIRED to attend both days of orientation in order to register for classes.  No exceptions will be made.
Register for the SPH International Graduate Student Orientation by noon Friday, Aug. 10.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Fall 2018 courses begin for MPH students

Sunday, August 19, 2018

SPH Graduate Student Welcome Reception
RSVP for the reception!

Monday, August 27

Fall courses begin for doctoral students

More information will be provided regarding these events in the coming months. 

Failure to submit all immigration paperwork by July 1, or not attending the required orientation on August 13 and 14 will result in the cancellation of your School of Public Health admission for fall 2018.