Form 8843

ALL non-resident aliens must file Form 8843, even if you did NOT earn any income, if they were:

  • in the US during 2016
  • in F, M, J, or Q status (including dependent -2 statuses)

IRS Form 8843

You may find this tutorial from the IRS helpful in completing your Form 8843. https://apps.irs.gov/app/vita/content/0607/0607_00_010.jsp?level=foreignstudent

Mail Form 8843 to the Department of the Treasury, Internal Revenue Service Center, Austin, TX 73301-0215 

  • Item 9: When asked to provide the Name, Address, and Telephone number of the academic institution that you attended during the 2016 academic year, please enter:

Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY 13244

(315) 443-1870


  • Item 10: When asked to provide the Name, Address, and Telephone number of the Director of your academic program, you should list the dean of the school/college in which you are currently studying. Please refer to the list below:

School of Architecture
Dr. Michael A. Speaks, Dean
The Warehouse, Fayette Street
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-0790

School of Information Studies
Elizabeth D. Liddy, Dean
343K Hinds Hall
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-2736

The College of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Karin Ruhlandt, Dean
300 Hall of Languages
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-3940

College of Law
Craig M. Boise, Dean
440 College of Law
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-9580

School of Education
Dr. Joanna O Masingila, Dean
230 Huntington Hall
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-4751

The School of Management
S. P. Raj, Interim Dean
Whitman SOM, Suite 415
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-3751

L.C. Smith College of Engineering & Computer Science
Dr. Teresa A. Dahlberg, Interim Dean
227 Link Hall
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-4341

Maxwell School of Citizenship
and Public Affairs
David Van Slyke, Dean
200 Eggers Hall
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-2252

David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics
Dr. Diane Lyden Murphy, Dean
119 Euclid Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-5582

S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Dr. Lorraine Branham, Dean
400 Newhouse 1
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-2302

College of Visual and Performing Arts
Michael S. Tick, Dean
200 Crouse College
Syracuse, NY 13244
(315) 443-5889