An international applicant is required to certify that he/she has sufficient financial resources by submitting an Affidavit of Support and financial statement(s).

Financial Support Form

For all applications, Spring 2021 and on, please use this form. All fees are subject to change. The Affidavit of Financial Support and supporting documents/financial statements must be dated no later than one year prior to the semester intake date. Any documents older than one year will not be accepted.

  • Dependents: If you have a dependent who will be included on the I-20, please add $4,000 per academic year for your spouse and $4,000 per academic year for each child.
    • Spouses of F-1 visa holders are not permitted to work under any circumstances.

The Affidavit of Financial Support is a part of the I-20 and DS-2019 requirement and cannot be issued until the form is on file.

The Affidavit of Financial Support and accompanying financial documents can be sent to: Graduate Studies, The University of Texas Permian Basin, 4901 East University, Odessa, Texas 79762, or emailed to