Students transferring their SEVIS record from another U.S. institution to UMass Lowell will receive an I-20/DS-2019 with the same SEVIS number as their previous school and are not required to pay a new SEVIS fee.
The following documents are required in order to receive your UMass Lowell I-20/DS-2019:
*Our forms can be found on the Forms & Guides tab.*
Transfer students with a valid F-1/J-1 visa stamp in their passport are not required to apply for a new visa if traveling within or outside of the U.S.
Transfer students who decide to travel outside the U.S. are permitted to re-enter the U.S. more than 30 days before the start of your program.
Please submit all documents through our iStart Eform which can be accessed from the Forms & Guides tab.
Details pertaining to Transfer Orientation can be found by visiting the Transfer Orientation website.