Transfer Student

Any F-1 student who has maintained his/her status as indicated in immigration regulations is eligible for a school transfer. An F-1 student who did not pursue a full course of study at the school he or she previously attended is ineligible for school transfer and must file a reinstatement at a transfer-in school.

  1. Complete an international student application form for SEVIS I-20 and submit it via on-line or in person at AmLotus, along with $100 USD payment for non-refundable registration fee.
  2. Submit us required supporting documents
    – Transfer release form
    – Copy of previously issued Form I-20
    – Copy of I-94 printout. Should you need help: Go to: (
    – Copy of a valid passport and visa pages (I-797 Approval Notice for COS students)
    – High school diploma or college transcripts/diploma 
    – Proof of financial support (must include an affidavit of support along with a bank statement), Affidavit of Support Form
  1. Schedule an appointment for the placement test, register, and make payment for an AmLotus program.
  2. Attend our New Student Orientation and start your course at Amlotus.