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Questions from DSOs: How to Navigate the SEVIS Help Hub

October 30, 2019

The Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) is a web-based system that maintains information about F-1 and M-1 students, their F-2 and M-2 dependents, Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified schools and principal and designated school officials (P/DSOs). SEVP supports and manages the SEVIS database.

The SEVIS Help Hub is the central location for information about using SEVIS to maintain school and student records. 

On the help hub you can find step-by-step guides, tutorials and articles on:

You can use the SEVIS Help Hub site map to see and find all of the Help Hub topics. Check the SEVIS Help Hub frequently -- new content is added and updated regularly. 

For technical help with SEVIS, contact the SEVP Response Center at or call 703-603-3400 or 1-800-892-4829 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET, except federal holidays.

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