Sign In / Sign Out
Navigation for Entire University
- ASU Home
- My ASU
- Colleges and Schools
- Map and Locations
As you prepare for the fall semester, the International Students and Scholars Center at Arizona State University reminds you that F-1 and J-1 international students must be enrolled full time by the start of the fall semester, Aug. 22, 2019.
How many credit hours must I enroll in as an international student to be full time?
To maintain SEVIS compliance, F-1 and J-1 international students must enroll in a full course of study. A full course of study, or full-time status, is determined by:
Status: Undergraduate student
Minimum credit hours required: 12 credit hours
Minimum in-person credit hours: 9 credit hours
Status: Graduate student
Minimum credit hours required: 9 credit hours
Minimum in-person credit hours: 6 credit hours
Status: Graduate student with an assistantship
Minimum credit hours required: 6 credit hours
Minimum in-person credit hours: 3 credit hours
Are you graduating this upcoming fall 2019 semester?
If fall 2019 is your final semester, or if you are completing thesis or dissertation hours only and will be a part-time student, you must submit a request to the ISSC for approval of your part-time enrollment no later than Aug. 22, 2019.
Please contact the ISSC with any questions at 480-727-4776 or ISSC@asu.edu.