Students who wish to attend UTMB on an F-1 visa should work directly with Enrollment Services to obtain the I-20 form necessary to apply for the visa.
Once the following criteria have been met, an I-20 can be issued to the applicant:
I-20 Budgets for 2013-2014
Each international student should have at least $2,500 (U.S.) in available funds upon arrival at UTMB, because the student must secure housing, have funds for other essentials, and pay registration tuition and fees.
All students wishing to attend UTMB on an F-1 visa should familiarize themselves with the information on the U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Services website at http://www.uscis.gov/portal/site/uscis.
Hours of operation:
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday through Friday
(except for official holidays)
Office of Enrollment Services
The University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, Texas 77555-1305
Telephone: (409) 772-1215
Fax: (409) 772-4466