Immigration Questionnaire

Reporting to the University

Congratulations on your admission to Georgetown University! Please note: we will open the immigration document application for students admitted for the Summer and Fall 2017 terms on Monday, February 27th.

Students requesting F-1 or J-1 documents from Georgetown University must complete the immigration questionnaire below.  J-1 students coming to study at Georgetown with a DS-2019 from another sponsor must report their information. All other non-U.S. citizens are not required to report information to the Office of Global Services.

The following information is for students who have been formally admitted into a program at Georgetown University main campus. School of Continuing Studies (SCS) and Law Center students should NOT fill out this form. If you're a newly admitted SCS student, please click hereIf you're a newly admitted Law Center student, please click here

  • If you need an immigration document (Form I-20 for F-1 or Form DS-2019 for J-1) to study in the United States


  • If you currently hold an active Form I-20 (F-1) or Form DS-2019 (J-1) and need to transfer your SEVIS immigration record from your previous institution to Georgetown

then you MUST complete a 5 step immigration document request process.

The deadline to submit all of your documents for a Spring 2017 start date is December 9th, 2016 .  Most international students study at Georgetown in F-1 immigration status. If you wish to explore the eligibility requirements, benefits, and restrictons of  J-1 status, please click here for a comparison chart.

*Processing timeProcessing times vary throughout the application season. Applications received in March will be processed more quickly than those received in June. Immigration document issuance is guaranteed within four weeks of OGS receipt of all proper supporting documentation.



If you already have a Form DS-2019 from another institution to study in J-1 status at Georgetown (For Example: IIE, Fulbright, Brazil Scientific Mobility Program, USAID), click here to report your information.