By law, ALL new or transfer international students must complete a series of new student check-in requirements, as a requirements of your student visa. Currently, all of these requirements are online.

Upload to Admissions Portal:

**Law Students ONLY:

Instead of uploading the above documents to the Admissions Portal, please email documents to


  • Complete the online Canvas course modules for the "Orientation for International Students" - you will be sent a course invitation to your SU email address that you must accept to be added to the course.
  • Update your contact information on MySeattleU:
    • Local/Mailing Address: Your local, Seattle address (if this applies to you)
    • Home Address: Your overseas address
    • **To update your address on MySeattleU, after logging in, click your name in the top right corner then click "user profile" which will bring you to the page to update/add addresses.
    • Note: Be sure to enter your address on multiple lines. If you try to enter your address all on one line, it won't update!


After classes have begun and you have uploaded/submitted your check-in documents, updated your addresses, and completed the online Canvas course, the ISC will issue you a Seattle University I-20 valid for the duration of your program. 

Failure to complete these new student requirements could jeopardize your immigration status.