March 31, 2021
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The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP), part of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), released the latest version of the SEVIS by the Numbers report, which is now available on ICE.gov/SEVP.
The report highlights calendar year 2019 data from the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS), a web-based system that includes information about international students, exchange visitors and their dependents while they are in the United States.
According to the report, during 2019, 8,649 U.S. schools possessed SEVP certification to enroll international students, a decrease of 287 schools from 2018. Sixty-five percent of those schools hosted between one and 50 international students during the calendar year. Other trends include:
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement releases SEVIS by the Numbers on an annual basis.
Additional SEVIS data can also be viewed in the SEVP Data Library. For more information on how international student trends have changed over time, explore the SEVIS Data Mapping Tool on Study in the States.