Checklist If You Plan To Study In Usa

Be Ready With This Checklist If You Plan To Study In USA

USA has been a preferred destination of many students from India who want to study abroad. The American Education system is known for its versatile and world-class education. The education system is flexible and offers a vast number of courses to not just Native Americans but also to the international students. Getting an admission in an American university is not easy and you need to go qualify in various tests and address the formalities properly. The students will go through different challenges of securing admission into the university, financing the study, Visa approval, etc. These tasks are prominent for every aspiring student to fly to USA. While we prepare for the usual processes, it is also crucial to carry the necessary documents and other required material. Hence, the students should prepare the list and pack them beforehand. When you prepare to study overseas, you will have to stay in that country for a longer duration, i.e., for a couple of years atleast. By preparing the list handy, you will not miss out on the essentials that you should carry onboard. This will also reduce living expenses during your stay in the USA.

Checklist of documents while you travel to study in USA

There has been a recent modification in the immigration laws and to comply with it you should carry all the needed documents while traveling to USA. For your convenience, we have listed out the main documents that every student who is flying USA for overseas education should carry. By taking these documents during their travel, it helps you to avoid any complications during your stay in the USA.

  • Photocopy of Passport.
  • Photocopy of Visa
  • Photocopy of Flight tickets.
  • Photocopy of I-20.
  • Immunization form
  • Original Degree Certificate and Marks Sheet
  • Photocopy of Degree Certificate and attested mark sheets.
  • Original Degree transcripts and certificate.
  • Admit letter, Aid application, and other forms specific to the university
  • Photocopy of SEVIS fee receipt.
  • GRE original and Photocopy.
  • TOEFL / IELTS /PTE original and Photocopy.
  • Copy of syllabus
  • Project year from the final year
  • Recommendation letters

Along with the documents you may need few electronic gadgets that are crucial to every millennial. If you don’t prepare with these gadgets, you may have to then buy them in USA which may prove expensive for them. Here is the list of the required electronic gadgets that every student should carry to USA from India.

  • USB keyboard and USB mouse
  • Portable external Hard Disk Drive
  • iPod/MP3 Player (though this is optional, but it will help in long travels)
  • Table alarm clock
  • Scientific calculator
  • US Pin converters
  • Decent wristwatch
  • Digital camera (optional)
  • Pair of headphones with microphone
  • Spike buster
  • Extra batteries for wrist watch and other electronic gadgets

Apart from the above list, we also suggest you to prepare a list of other essential items like food, cookery utensils, clothes, etc. so that you should not miss them while travelling to USA.

IDI Overseas Consultants is a recognized consultancy that guides students throughout the process and helps them in packing the essentials too. We ensure that our students should fly to USA with utmost safety and settle on the foreign land comfortably.


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