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CAS request for current students (for a student visa application made outside of the UK)

If you are currently in the UK and require a CAS:

This page is for students who are outside of the UK, therefore, please see the guidance on the following link if you are in the UK and require a CAS:


Warwick | Student immigration | I am a Student | Student Visa Route | CAS


If you are not in the UK, and require a CAS, please ensure your read all the guidance below BEFORE you submit the form below.

If you are returning for a period of study of less than 6 months duration, for example, to re-sit examinations:

You may be able to apply under the Standard Visitor Visa Route instead.

We advise that you read the guidance on the following link before you make this decision, and contact us if you have any further questions:


Warwick | Student immigration | I am a Student | Standard Visitor Visa Route


If your course is ATAS registered:

You must apply for and receive your ATAS before you can apply for a Student Visa.


Please see the guidance on the following link:


Warwick | Student immigration | I am a Student | Student Visa Route | ATAS


If you are returning from a period of Temporary withdrawal due to ill health:

You must complete the resumption request via Student Records Online, and provide a "Medical Fit Note" from your care provider before you will be permitted to return.


Student Immigration will not issue a CAS if you were on TWD due to ill health, and you have NOT proivided a Medical Fit Note, or submitted a Resumption of Studies request.


Please see the guidance on the following links:


Warwick | Student Records | Resumption of Study Following a Temporary Withdrawal


Warwick | Student Immigration | I am a Student | Change in Circumstances | Temporary withdrawal (TWD)


If your Student Record shows that you are in debt with with the University:

Please contact Student Finance to resolve your Student Account, as we cannot issue a CAS if your Student Record indicated that you are in debt to the University.


Warwick | Student Administrative Services | Student Finance | Contact Us


Important information regarding your REMOTE CAS request

  • Student immigration are only able to issue a CAS to students pursuing a full time course.

  • We aim to complete a REMOTE CAS request within 5 working days of the request being submited.

  • If there is a delay in processing your CAS we will email to keep you updated.

  • If, after reading the information above, you are unsure if you need to submit this form, please contact the Student Immigration using the following link:

Warwick | Student Immigration | Contact Us.



    ABOUT YOU

    ABOUT YOUR CAS REQUEST
    Are you intending to return to the UK after October 2021, Due to COVID Travel restrictions?
    If you answered YES above then have you checked if you are on the Eligible course which allows a late physical arrival. You can check here https://warwick.ac.uk/coronavirus/incoming-and-current-students/#faq-14
     

    If you are returning to the UK to sit/resit exams only, please provide in the space below: 1) Which module(s) you need to sit/resit 2) The dates of your exams (if known) 3) The details of any class exams organised by your academic department which will take place outside of the main exam period.


     
     

    If you have taken ‘Temporary Withdrawal’, please provide in the space below: • The exact dates of you leaving and re-joining the programme below. • If you are currently on ‘Temporary Withdrawal’ for health reasons, you will also need to provide a ‘medical fit note’ to Student Records (undergraduate and postgraduate taught students) or the Doctoral College (postgraduate research students). Your CAS request will be processed once the ‘fit note’ is approved.


     

    The questions below relate to the study limit for holding a Student visa in the UK. Only students on the International Foundation Programme and Undergraduate courses need to complete this section. For further information on this please visit this webpage: http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/services/international/updates/5-year_cap_on/. Please answer the following questions to provide us with the required information. Do NOT include information about your current course at the University of Warwick because we already have this information.


     

    READ THE STATEMENTS BELOW AND ATTACH THE RELEVANT DOCUMENTS 1) If you have a new passport, please upload a copy of the data page; 2) If you have been granted student visa(s) before, please upload a scanned copy of each visa; 3) If your course requires ATAS clearance, attach your ATAS certificate; 4) If you are in receipt of funding from the University of Warwick, attach your award letter; 5) If you are currently an enrolled student (i.e., not on temporary withdrawal or resit without residence), please attach evidence of departure from the UK (boarding pass or flight ticket etc); 6) If you are currently on ‘Resit without Residence’, attach an email from your academic department regarding the periods/dates of your resit exams. You can attach a maximum of 6 documents.
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    Priority Service: Some visa application centres offer a priority (user pay) visa service to enable applicants to receive their visa more quickly. If you applied for your CAS very close to the date you are due to resume studies, we will use this information to ascertain whether you have enough time to obtain a Student visa. You can find out CAS assignment deadline here: https://warwick.ac.uk/immigration/tier4/cas/ Please answer the following questions regarding the priority service:


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