Contact Information:
Dr. Jabulani Beza International Student Center
926 E. Dunklin St
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Phone: (573) 681-5473
Fax: (573) 681-5474

Office Hours:
8:00 AM ­­– 5:00 PM


Duwon S. Clark



Jeannie Culberson

Administrative Assistant


Gerald Bascoe

Admissions Recruiter



Application Deadlines

Fall Semester  - July 15th

Spring Semester - December 1st 


Beza International Student Center

International Forms

Transfer and Withdrawal Forms

  • Release of SEVIS Record for Transfer-Out (PDF)
  • Transfer-In Request (online or PDF)
  • Transfer-In Request (DSO Certification) (online or PDF)
  • Withdrawal from University - Request for 15-Day Grace Period (online or PDF)

Reduced Course Load Forms

  • Request for Reduced Course Load due to Academic Difficulties (online or PDF)
  • Request for Reduced Course Load due to Medical Condition (online or PDF)

CPT, OPT, Employment and Program Extension

  • OPT Applying for the 17-month STEM OPT Extension (PDF)
  • CPT Authorization – Advisor Request (online or PDF)
  • CPT Authorization – Student Request (online or PDF)
  • Optional Practical Training (OPT) Authorization (online or PDF)
  • Program Extension – Advisor Recommendation (online or PDF)
  • Program Extension – Student Request (online or PDF)
  • Instructions for I-765 (Application for Employment Authorization) (PDF)
  • I-765 (PDF)

Status Change, F-1, and I-20 Category

  • Change of Status to an F-1 (For Information Only – PDF)
  • Reinstatement to F-1 Status (For Information Only – PDF)
  • Request for Dependent I-20 (For Information Only – PDF)
  • I-539 (Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status) (PDF)

General and Miscellaneous Forms

  • Academic History (PDF)
  • Affidavit of Financial Support for International Students (online or PDF)
  • Student Information Update and Address Change (online or PDF)
  • Travel Plan Itinerary (PDF)
  • Sample Travel Itinerary (PDF)