In order to transfer out your SEVIS record (I-20), you must do the following:
- Be admitted to another school in the U.S.
- Complete the F-1 Request for Release of SEVIS (I-20) Record Form (125-065)
- Submit the form with a copy of your admission letter to OISS or an international student advisor on your campus.
If your new school requires us to complete any documentation to confirm your F-1 status, please submit it along with the form and admission letter.The standard processing time is 10 days.
Please download our information sheet for important information on Transferring Out of NOVA [PDF].