Before you drop below full-time status, you must receive approval from the coordinator of International Student Programs, as it must be authorized in SEVIS. Acceptable reasons for a reduced course load are limited to:
If a student is unable to complete his or her program by the completion date in number 5 on the I-20, he or she must apply to extend the I-20 until the program completion. An “Extension of Time to Complete Program” can be granted to students who have continually maintained F-1 status and whose program completion has been delayed due to compelling academic or medical reasons.
To be eligible for an “Extension of Time to Complete Program:”
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