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International Student Program

Grades 9-12

RCCA is a Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) certified school for 9th -12th grade students. 

 

SEVP certification allows institutions to issue Forms I-20, "Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status," to prospective international students after admitting them for a program of study. Prospective international students then use the Form I-20 to apply for a F-1 visa to enter the United States. The F-1 Visa (Academic Student) allows you to enter the United States as a full-time student.

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Tammy Buck

SEVP Designated School Official
Email: 
 tammy.buck@rccarams.org

Once RCCA receives the online application, application fee ($125), and all required documents, the school office will schedule an interview by Zoom with the School Administrator, Mrs. Jeni Chase.

 

After administrator approval and acceptance into the academy, RCCA will require a non-refundable $200 I-20 processing fee/deposit (within 5 days). Once RCCA receives the non-refundable $200, an I-20 Form (Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant (F-1) Student) will be issued to the student by our academy.  

 

The student will then be required to:

 

Students and parents are responsible to stay in communication with administration regarding embassy appointments and approval.

*The remaining tuition balance of $6,800 must be paid by the first day of school. All other school-related fees (sports, textbook, lunch) must be paid separately when due.

The following documents will be needed to apply online:

*All documents must be translated in English

  • Student Application

  • $125 Application Fee (non-refundable)

  • Signed Statement of Belief & Cooperation

  • Student Recommendation Form #1 (In English)

  • Student Recommendation Form #2 (In English)

  • Signed Technology Policy

  • Current Immunization Record (In English)

  • New York State Health Examination Form Filled Out By Physician (In English)

  • Medical Health History Form (Filled Out By Parent) (In English)

  • High School Transcript (In English)

  • Copy of Birth Certificate or Passport

Completed Forms May Be Mailed To:

 

Ross Corners Christian Academy

2101 Owego Rd. Vestal, NY 13850

 

or e-mailed to:

 

tammy.buck@rccarams.org

 

*Please make checks payable to “RCCA”

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