Rev. 04/10/2012
Financial Support Statement from Sponsor
The Financial Support or Room/Board Providing Verification Letter must include the information in the form below.
Re: Sponsoring:
To: International Services Office
Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Boulevard South
Fort Myers, FL 33965-6565
I / We will financially support _______________________ for the minimum amount of U.S. Dollars $
enroll in a program at Florida Gulf Coast University, beginning _______________ to _______________.
If a local sponsor is providing local housing to the Student/Exchange Visitor in South-West-Florida, the following
statement must be provided:
I / We will provide housing (room and board) to ________________________ during the program at Florida
Gulf Coast University, beginning _________________ to _________________.
_____________________________________________ _____________________________________________
Signature of Sponsor Printed Name of Sponsor
______________________________________________ _______________________________________
Street Address Telephone Number
City State Zip/Postal Code Country
10501 FGCU Blvd, South
Fort Myers, Florida, 33965-6565
P: 239-590-7925 F: 239-590-7977
International Services
Florida Gulf Coast University
RUCTIONS: Please refer to the Estimated Expenses for F-1/J-1 International Student, Exchange Visitors, Scholars and
1. ALL figures MUST be in US (dollars). Foreign currency figures ARE NOT acceptable.
2. The Financial Support Verification Letter can be submitted instead of the Financial Support Statement.
3. It must be an original document (on a bank or financial firm’s letterhead) and should include a copy of a bank
statement to verify funds. This document should be dated no more than six months prior to the intended date of
4. Please use the following template as a guide.
Name of Student, exchange visitor/scholar or intern