Immigration Process for Newly Admitted International Students Outside the U.S.
Graduate program notifies Rackham that they have recommended the applicant for admission.
Rackham emails applicant with admission.
Student will receive an invitation email to M-Passport after accepting the offer of admission and creating their uniqname. Through M-Passport, student provides financial information, current immigration paperwork, and any dependent information to request their immigration document.
When Rackham has issued the documents, the I-20 will be available in M-Passport for download. A DS-2019 must be shipped using eShip Global, or the student can request to pick up the document when ready.
Student pays SEVIS fee and makes visa appointment.
Student attends the visa appointment and makes travel arrangements.
Student arrives on campus by “reporting date” indicated on the I-20 or DS-2019.