English Language Institute (ELI) - How to Apply
Apply for an F-1 Student Visa:
Step 1: Complete the International Student application.
Step 2: Email the application to email@example.com.
Step 3: Complete the Financial Guarantee.
Step 4: Email the Financial Guarantee form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Step 5: Email a copy of your passport to email@example.com.
Step 6: After documents are processed, you receive a CSU student ID number via email.
Step 7: Pay $40 application fee to Columbus State University.
Pay online with a U.S. bank: https://secure.touchnet.com:443/C20612_ustores/web/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCTID=2709
Pay online with international bank: https://payment.flywire.com/pay/payment
Step 8: CSU issues an I-20 that may take 7-14 days for processing in order for you to receive your VISA.
Step 9: CSU sends an email with instructions for ordering and paying for the I-20 shipment.