Your tuition and living expenses can be provided by a sponsor, in which case your sponsor must complete and sign the Portland State Statement of Support (or United States Citizenship and Immigration Services I-134 - Affidavit of Support form). Your sponsor also must supply:
- an official bank statement that covers the cost of tuition and living expenses, or
- an official bank statement that covers the cost of tuition and a written statement from the sponsor's employer (on business stationary) to cover living expenses. The employer's letter must include the dates and nature of employment, salary paid, and whether the position is temporary or permanent.