OFFICE OF INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
To be used by students financially dependent on the support of others.
If you need a new I-20 or DS-2019, Ohio State is required by the U.S. Government regulations to
determine whether you have adequate funding for tuition, fees and living expenses for the duration of your
stay. ISS will be unable to process your request for a new I-20 or DS-2019 until funding documentation is
Documentation of Funds
Complete both sides of this form and provide documentation as required. All documentation of sources of
support that you submit must:
• Include the sponsor’s name
• Be dated within the last 12 months; and
• Be written in English
Affidavit of Support
A separate affidavit is required for each sponsor. The total funds on the affidavit(s) must equal the total
estimated expenses indicated below.
Each personal sponsor (friends or family) must provide a statement or letter from the bank showing U.S.
dollars or type of currency where the account is held totaling the amount needed. The sponsor on the
Affidavit of Financial Support and the account holder on the official bank statement must be the same.
This amount represents an estimate of expenses associated with continuing your program of study at
Last Name: __________________________________________________________________________
First Name: __________________________________________________________________________
Middle Name: _________________________________________________________________________
Date of Birth (mm/dd/yyyy): _____/_____/________ Ohio State Email:___ _________________________
Country of Birth: ________________________________ City of Birth: ____________________________
Country of Residence: _______________________ Country of Citizenship: ________________________
q F-1 q J-1 q Other: ___________
Affidavit of Financial Support