The ISSS office can only write letters for students and scholars at SMU under the F or J visa. Letter requests may take up to 5 business days to process.
Please have your I-20 or DS-2019 available while preparing your letter request.
THEN FOLLOW THE NEXT STEPS:
- Go to FILE and CHOOSE DOWNLOAD (Do not edit letter unless you have opened a word document).
- OPEN the document in Microsoft Word.
- SAVE LETTER USING YOUR LAST NAME, FIRST NAME AND SMU ID.
- EDIT the letter with your information
SEVIS NUMBER: Number located in the upper right hand corner of your I-20/DS-2019
DATE OF EXPECTED COMPLETION OF PROGRAM - section 5 of your I-20/Section 3 on your DS-2019.
- SAVE the CHANGES.
- EMAIL the saved document to firstname.lastname@example.org
- We will email you when your letter is signed and ready for pick up.
CLICK THE LINK BELOW OF THE LETTER THAT YOU NEED AND OPEN IT OR COPY/PASTE IN A NEW TAB