OFFICE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS AND SCHOLARS
Phone: 517.353.1720 // Fax: 517.355.4657
E-mail: email@example.com // Web: http://www.oiss.msu.edu
INSTRUCTIONS FOR B-1/B-2 EXTENSION OF STAY
The completed form I-539 plus supplement if dependents are included.
Check or money order payable to the U. S. Citizenship & Immigration Services for $300.00.
Copies of your I-94(s) front and back (you keep the original I-94 in your passport).
A letter explaining reason(s) for the extension.
Proof of financial support for the period requested.
Keep copies of everything that you send until you receive the extension on form I-797. The I-797
will have a tear-off lower portion (this is the updated I-94 showing extension of stay.) You will
need to staple this part to your old I-94 in your passport.
U. S. Citizenship & Immigration Services - Nebraska Service Center
850 S. Street
P.O. Box 87539
Lincoln NE 68501-7539