Instructions for Completing the I-20 Application

This information is required by the United States government in order to issue an I-20.

Please note: ALL documents must be translated into English.


After you have completed the admission process and have been accepted to Trinity-Pawling School:

  1. Complete the Application for a Form I-20 included with these instructions.
  2. Complete the Affidavit of Support included with these instructions.
  3. Attach proof of your ability to support the costs of living and studying in the U.S. for every year of attendance at Trinity-Pawling.  You may choose ONE of the following acceptable forms of proof as follows:

a. Current government tax documents OR
b. 6 months of pay stubs OR
c. 6 months of bank or investment statements that supply monthly balances and deposits:

i. The statement balance must be equal to the projected cost of the total number of years of study.

ii. The income of a company is not the personal income of the owner of the business and will not be accepted as proof of income.

iii. If a bank or investment statement is in the name of more than one person, each individual must submit an Affidavit of Support.

iv. Letters from bank officials or employers will NOT be accepted.

4. Submit the completed Application for a Form I-20, completed Affidavit of Support, and one form of acceptable proof of support to Trinity-Pawling Admission Office.

Important Notes
  • Documents will ONLY be accepted when submitted at the same time.
  • EXPECT ANNUAL INCREASES in tuition and living costs.
  • Annually, we may ask you to renew your proof of funding.

Application for Form I-20

All fields must be completed.

Student’s Name in Passport

Max file size: 10 MB

Permanent address in home country:

Address I-20 should be sent to:

Important Note

If you attended a U.S. school last term and are out of the United States between academic terms, your I-20 must be transferred to us from the issuing school.  Please contact your international student advisor at your previous school immediately to authorize the release of your record to us.


Affidavit and Evidence of Support


I,

promise that I can and will give 

no less than U.S. $

in cash for EVERY YEAR of the student's program of study at Trinity-Pawling School.

My relationship to the student is

My address is:


Proof of income as described in INSTRUCTIONS FOR COMPLETING YOUR I-20 APPLICATION must be attached hereto.  

This application IS NOT CONSIDERED COMPLETE AND WILL NOT BE PROCESSED until all supporting documents are received.

Max file size: 10 MB

By typing my name below, I acknowledge that the information I have provided above is true and correct.