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International Office

Mailing Options

After being admitted, we will notify you via email of your admissions decision. Below are the three mailing options for receiving your acceptance package:

Option 1: University Express Mail Services (UEMS) (Recommended) 

If you would like to receive your I-20 within 3-5 business days after the International Office issues it, then we encourage you to register with University Express Mail Services (UEMS) at

UEMS allows you to receive your I-20 via DHL or FedEx within 3-5 business days with a modest fee at your expense. A tracking number will be available to you when your documents are sent.

UEMS accepts major debit cards and credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Amex, and Discover).

Steps to create a UEMS Account

Option 2: Regular Air Mail

If you decline the University Express Mail Services, then your documents will be sent via regular Air Mail at no cost to you.

We will send the documents via regular Air Mail (approximate delivery time varies between 4-8 weeks) to the address indicated on your admissions application. No tracking number will be available.

Option 3: Authorize a friend or a relative to pick up your documents

You can also authorize a friend or a relative to pick up your documents at our office.

Step 1. Email a statement to to authorize a friend or a relative to pick up your documents.

Provide the following information:

Your Name and student ID
Friend's or Relative's name and contact information
A statement authorizing them to pick up your documents from the International Office

Step 2. Your friend or relative must have a proper ID and will need to sign for the documents when picking up the documents.