You and/or your sponsor are financially responsible for your educational and living expenses for the duration of your program and must provide financial certification meeting the minimum funds for you and any dependents you may seek to bring with you. This financial statement is a federally required part of the visa-seeking process.
Statement of Financial Support Form
In the I-20 Application, you will submit the Statement of Financial Support Form (pdf). Upload this form with an accompanying bank document or letter outlining your ability to cover the costs for your chosen program.
We will accept bank documents and letters dated within 6 months of your submitted Form I-20 application. All supporting bank documents or letters must show available funds to meet or exceed the amount of your program as outlined on the form. Types of acceptable support documents are outlined on the form.
Statement of Financial Support form
Calculation of Financial Support
Each applicant is required to show a minimum of funding for school tuition and living expenses while enrolled as an F-1 student enrolled at UCLA Extension. Proof of additional funds for a spouse and/or children is required for F-2 dependents.
The costs for each program are outlined on the Statement of Financial Support form, which is required as part of the application process.