Spouse or child of an F-1 student may enter the United States with the F-2 status. There is a $100 fee per F2 I-20 request. MTEC requires the following documents of the person filing for F-2 status:
All documents must be submitted at one time.
F-2 dependents are not eligible for employment and may enroll part time in a course of study. For traveling and re-entering the United States the F-2 dependent requires an I-20 that is produced with the F-2's biographical information.
F-2 dependents may participate full time in a vocational or recreational studies, such as hobbies.
F-2 minors must comply with compulsory education requirements in attending kindergarten through 12th grade.
F-2 dependent who wishes to enroll full time in a course of postsecondary academic or vocational study must apply for and obtain approval for a Change of Status to F-1 before beginning their full-time study.