All applicants must provide an
official, original bank statement on bank letterhead indicating
his/her ability to finance one year's expenses (a minimum of $16,100
(*) for school and living expenses). The statement
must be from within 6 months of the semester you are
applying for. If the funds are not the applicant's own, the
sponsor must fill out and sign the
Affidavit of Support form and include it with their bank statement.