The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) is dedicated to open communications with students and school officials to provide support while studying in the United States. See SEVP’s multiple contact options below for more information.
For general SEVP questions, case-specific questions and SEVIS technical help, contact the SEVP Response Center. Our goal is to answer your questions during your initial call. Please be advised that if your question or issue requires research, we will respond as quickly as possible.
- Telephone: 703-603-3400 for general and case-specific questions
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or for SEVIS technical questions, email SEVISHelpDesk@ice.dhs.gov
- Our offices are open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. ET, except holidays.
Additional SEVP Contact Information
Click on the tabs below for additional contact information by subject area.
Student and Exchange Visitor Program
Attn: (Branch Name or Job Title)
500 12th Street SW Stop 5600
Washington, DC 20536-5600
I-901 SEVIS Fee
Students can call the I-901 SEVIS Fee hotline at 212-620-3418 or send an email to email@example.com.
Students can also visit the I-901 section of the SEVP website.
Form I-515A, “Notice to Student or Exchange Visitor”
Form I-17, “Petition for Approval of School for Attendance by Nonimmigrant Student”
If school officials have questions related to the Form I-17 in SEVIS, contact the SEVIS Help Desk at 800-892-4829 or SEVISHelpDesk@ice.dhs.gov.
If school officials have questions related to completing the Form I-17, contact the SEVP Response Center at 703-603-3400 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
School officials can call the School Certification hotline at 703-603-3400 or send an email to email@example.com.
Driver’s License or Social Security Number
For questions related to DMV/driver’s license or Social Security numbers, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.