If you want to study, work or live in the United States, you’ll probably need a visa. The type of visa will depend on what you plan to do while you’re here.
Your visa is the stamp in your passport that was issued to you by a U.S. consulate
or embassy abroad. It is considered an entry document, so it needs to be valid when
you travel and plan to re-enter the United States. If it expires while you are studying
in the United States, and you have no plans to travel outside the United States, you
will still be in status.
The Office of International Services is the sole source of information and immigration-related services for foreign nationals at Saint Louis University. All requests for and documentation related to non-immigrant visas must come through our office. It is our responsibility to:
The Office of International Services does not assist with applications for permanent residency.