faq's, and the answers to those questions

This section will cover frequently asked questions (FAQ’s) and provide answers.  If you do not find your question here or the answer you are looking for, please feel free to visit our forums and/or contact the webmaster.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Where is the admissions department?
    1. The Admissions office can be found on the first floor of building 19.
  1. What is the process for the visa extension and where do I go?
    1. Please give at least 3 weeks before your visa expires to begin the visa extension process.
    2. Proceed to building 19, 9th floor to the Student Services office to receive the proper paperwork for visa extensions.  You will be asked to bring 2 photocopies of each:
      1. Passport or travel document (all pages) with validity not less than 6 months
      2. Departure card
      3. Visa application form completely filled out
      4. Recent (4 cm. x 6 cm.) photograph of the applicant
      5. Unofficial transcript from Siam University
      6. Original receipt of current Tuition Fees
    3. When the paperwork is complete you will need to go to the Bangkok Immigration Office in Chaengwattana
  1. What is the proper uniform for the university?
    1. Proper uniform should be worn for class, exams, and all university functions unless otherwise mentioned.
      1. For gents – Black shoes & pants, white shirt, Siam University tie and pin.
      2. For ladies – Black skirt or dress, white shirt, Siam University pin and lapel pin.
  1. How do I go about the registration for my courses?
    1. You can register for your courses in building 12 on the first floor in the records and registration department.
    2. If it is your first time at the University, you can register following the completion of your admissions process.
  1. When will I be issued my student ID card?
    1. Student ID cards are issued by the Bangkok Bank in the front of campus in building 2.  It usually takes about 2 to 3 months to receive your card and you will also have a student bank account with the Bangkok Bank.
  1. How will I know when certain events are going on at the University?
    1. You can find out about events at Siam University through subscribing to the ‘Home’ tab at the asiaexchange.siam.edu web page for updates to be emailed to your accounts.
    2. You can also ask in your respective departments about university events.