Congratulations on your admission to Northern Illinois University! Our office is excited to help you join us on campus.
Overview of Visa Process
The following steps are what you must go through to receive your immigration document and enter the US
Once you have accepted your admission, Admissions will ask that you submit a financial certification document. To bring your spouse and/or child(ren), you will need to make sure that admissions is aware prior to completing your financial certification.
Creating of I-20 or DS-2019
Once NIU has received your proof of financials, your new immigration document will be created and mailed to you. This form will be used to apply for the student visa stamp at the U.S. Consulate/Embassy abroad.