Immigration Process for International Students Transferring a Visa from Another U.S. Institution
Graduate program notifies Rackham that they have recommended the applicant for admission
Rackham emails applicant with admission
Student provides financial information, current immigration paperwork, and any dependent information using the Wolverine Access “Document Upload” page
Student signs up for eShip Global or notifies Admissions their intention to pick up the I-20 or DS-2019
Rackham issues the required I-20 or DS-2019 after the SEVIS release date is determined by their previous University, indicated on the U-M Transfer-In Form
Rackham mails the document using eShip Global or notifies student by email that the document is ready for pick up
Student arrives on campus by “reporting date” indicated on the I-20 or DS-2019
0120 Rackham Building
915 E. Washington St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1070
Admissions is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The office is closed Saturdays and Sundays and on the following holidays: Thanksgiving (Thursday and the following Friday), Christmas through New Year's, Memorial Day, Independence Day (July 4), and Labor Day.