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Documents and Legal Status

LEGAL DOCUMENTS

It’s important for you as an international student to maintain your legal documents so that you are always "in status". Learn about the I-20, I-94, passports and visas in our policy linked below.

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POLICY: SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER
An international student must have a job offer before he/she may apply for a social security number. The ISO...

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SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER
There is a sequence for job employment on campus that includes applying for a United States Social Security Number. Know the steps required to work in the U.S. by referencing our Social Security Policy below.
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POLICY: SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER
An international student must have a job offer before he/she may apply for a social security number. The ISO...

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COMMUNICATION

The International Student Office communicates with international students via the College’s email system. You'll need to check your college email regularly (at least every few days) and are responsible for the information communicated via email.

For more details please refer to our email policy linked below.

Official College messages to all students will be sent through Ensign College email. All students are responsible for all information received through their Ensign College email account.

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BRINGING YOUR FAMILY?
If you are planning to bring your family with you while you study in the U.S., there are several things you'll need to know. Review the policy below to learn about dependents, visas, employment, and more to ensure a smooth process.

Dependents of F-1 visa holders are issued F-2 I-20s and receive F-2 visas. F-2 visa holders may engage in part-time study or studies to pursue a hobby or in...

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LEGAL RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

As a student in the United States, U.S. laws apply to you, too. Be familiar with your rights and responsibilities under the law.

Despite the status as an international student, international students can sue and can be sued in a civil court of justice. The legal proceedings will depend on...

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HAVE QUESTIONS? WANT TO TALK TO SOMEONE?

Feel free to contact the International Student Office at international@ensign.edu, or 801-524-8145.

Have a question? Our Virtual Assistant may be able to help.