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Fall/Summer Course Registration Reminders: Registration for continuing students will begin March 17 – 21 . Register early in order to get the best course selection available. To find out when your registration window begins, visit Consult with your academic advisor regarding course selection and academic progress towards graduation. Ensure that all holds are removed prior to your registration window.  You will not be able to register until all your holds are cleared. In order to have your MM (insurance) hold removed, you must complete a Conditional Registration Permit agreeing that you will present acceptable proof of insurance no later than June 1, 2014 . You can download the form from the ISSS website, but you must submit it directly to Student Health Services either in person (Building SS8-W/240 – Breezeway above Starbucks) or via email ( or  Do not submit the form to ISSS as it will slow down the hold removal process. If you have further questions about your MM hold, please contact Student Health Services at (561) 297-1116.

Don’t forget to check out the ISSS calendar for Workshops and Events ! We have some informative workshops in April, and  we would love you to join us in our event End of Semester Breakfast !  

Pre-Arrival information for students starting Summer and Fall 2014 is already available on our website! If you are planning to start in Summer or Fall semester, please read the information and sign up for the mandatory Immigration Orientation . To make the process easier for you, we suggest different orientation dates for undergraduate and graduate students. Please click on this link to find out more .

I-94 Automation Procedure : Paper I-94 cards are no longer issued at airports upon arrival in the U.S.  Your arrival/departure records are now electronically maintained. Upon returning from an international trip, go to to print a copy of your I-94 record. If you are unable to locate your I-94 on the electronic I-94 website, and you have taken the steps to eliminate possible errors, you will need to contact your nearest Customs and Border Protection Deferred Inspection Site and the CBP Officer will be able to assist you. We recommend that you visit the Deferred Inspections office in West Palm Beach.

Address Updates : Please check your MyFAU screen and update the SEVIS local and SEVIS foreign addresses if necessary. Also, fill out the Change of Address Form and submit to ISSS in person or via email . You must update your address within 10 days from the date you move.

Driver License : If you are planning on driving a car in Florida, please click on this link to read about obtaining Driver License by Non-United Citizens.

Conditional Admissions - Students who are academically eligible but need additional preparation in English prior to full admission to a degree program may seek entry to the university through the Pathways to Academic Readiness (PAR) Program. Please review Pathways to Academic Readiness (PAR) brochure

Pre-paid I-20/DS-2019 Express Shipment is the fast way of pre-paid shipment for important immigration documents to students. For instructions and to learn more please click here.

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