I-20 and DS-2019 Form Guides

This page has been created to help guide you when reviewing your immigration documents. Please note, all of the documents represented in the images are sample documents and do not reflect actual student or scholar data.

I-20 Form

Where can I find the travel signature on my I-20 form?

Your travel signature can be found on page 2 of your I-20 form under the "Travel Endorsement" section.

I-20 form with travel signature

Where can I find my CPT authorization on my I-20 form?

Your CPT authorization can be found on page 2 of your I-20 form under the "Employment Authorizations" and "Employer Information" sections.

Employer Authorizations section will specify:

  • If you have been authorized for full-time or part-time CPT
  • The dates you have been authorized for the CPT

Employer Information section will specify:

  • The employer you received CPT authorization to work with
  • The dates you have been authorized for the CPT
  • The physical location of the employer
Employment Authorizations

cpt_i20_sample

DS-2019 Form

Where can I find the travel signature on my DS-2019 form?

Your travel signature can be found on page 1 of your DS-2019 form under the "Travel Validation by Responsible Officer" section.

DS-2019 form with travel signature

Visa Sample

sample visa

I-94 Record Sample

(If you are a J-1 visa holder, then your class of Admission will list J1 instead of F1)

sample I94