M Visa
 

The M Visa is a nonimmigrant (temporary) visa for those wishing to pursue nonacademic or vocational studies, other than language training.

Documentation

  • Each applicant for a student visa must pay a non-refundable US $45 application fee.
  • An Application Form DS-156 completed and signed.
  • A valid passport for travel to the US and with a validity date at least six months beyond your intended period of stay in the United States.
  • One photograph 1 and ½ inches square (37 x 37 mm) for each application showing full face, without a head covering, against a light background.
  • Form I-20M-N from the school you plan on attending.
  • Evidence of sufficient funds.

 

M-1 students are not permitted to change schools after six months, unless there are circumstances beyond their control. The application for change of school within six months should be made on Form I-159. The student should include their I-20s from both their old and new schools.

 

M-1 students are not authorized to accept on or off campus employment. They are, however, allowed to participate in practical training following the completion of their course of study. Requests for practical training must be submitted no more than 60 days before the completion of studies, and no later than 30 days after completion. Practical training is not to exceed six months.

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