New Student - Orientation Documents
This application should be used by prospective undergraduate and graduate students who seek admission to UWF.
This checklist will help guide students through the process of completing the admissions process.
This application should used by students who seek admission to the Intensive English Program.
Information for students seeking admission to both the University and the Intensive English Program.
This application should be used by students from UWF's partner institutions that plan to study at UWF as part of an exchange agreement.
This form should be submitted along with your application along with an original or certified copy of a bank letter or financial statement evidencing the amount of funding available.
This is a sample letter than can be used if someone, other than the student, will be a financial sponsor.
Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
This form must be completed by a student's academic advisor in order to authorize CPT.
This form will need to be completed in order to process a request for a social security card with the Social Security Administration.
This form must be completed by all UWF foreign national employees prior to beginning employment on campus.
This application should be submitted by students who are from Latin American or Caribbean countries that seek financial assistance.
General Files and Forms
This form should be signed by an academic advisor to approve an extension of a student's program at UWF. This form must be accompanied by updated financials in order for the International Student Office to process an extension.
This document includes important information from the US Department of State.
This form should be completed if a student plans to transfer from another US institution to UWF.
This form lists instructions on completing a wire transfer payment to UWF.
J-1 (Exchange Visitor)
This is a sample letter that academic advisors can use to recommend a J-1 student for an academic training period.
This form should be completed when requesting a visiting professor, researcher or scholar to come to UWF.
This file contains important information on the process of requesting a visiting professor, researcher or scholar.
This form should be completed by the student.
The student must show that he or she has received two doses of the Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccinations.
This form can be completed by the student if waiving the immunizations.
Optional Practical Training (OPT)
This form must be completed by a student's academic advisor in order for the International Student Advisor to request an OPT authorization.
This is a sample letter employers can issue, when a student plans to travel outside the US during his or her OPT authorization period.
This file lists all degrees which are eligible for the 17-month OPT extension.
A list of employers in the US that are currently registered in the E-Verify Program.
This form should be completed if a student authorizes a family member or anyone else to have access to personal information.
This form should be completed if a student would like to authorize photographs of themselves to be used by UWF.
This form should be completed if a student authorizes the International Student Office to release information to people and groups who may inquire about a particular information which may be relevant to a student.