Financial Statement Form and Supporting Documents

Admitted international students planning to attend San Diego State University with an F-1 student visa must submit financial documents to provide evidence of funding for a minimum of one academic year. An SDSU I-20 will only be issued after documents are received and approved by the SDSU Office of Admissions.

Once you receive your notice of admission, submit the following documents:

  1. SDSU Financial Statement Form.
  2. Supporting financial documentation following these guidelines:
    • Bank information should be dated within the past six months.
    • Funding can be come from one, or a combination of, the following:  applicant’s personal funds,  funds from a parent, relative, or other sponsor), Cultural Mission/Office, graduate assistantship, or athletic scholarship.
    • See the International Costs of Attendance for amount required for your program.
    • Funds can be in USD or in the currency of your home country.
    • If submitting a bank statement in a foreign language, the sponsor’s name must appear in English.
  3. Copy of passport

Submit your documents to the SDSU Office of Admissions by email at or by mail:

Office of Admissions
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-7455