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May 29, 2020
As the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) continues to receive stakeholder questions about the impact of COVID-19 on SEVP-certified schools...
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May 21, 2020
As a U.S. government system, the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) must conform to the federal government’s security procedures. Every user who accesses SEVIS must follow these procedures for logging into the database. Follow the below tips to maintain your SEVIS access,...
COVID-19 Update
May 14, 2020
The U.S. Department of State is responsible for issuing nonimmigrant visas. The below resources from the State department include guidance on how to apply for a student visa and where to find the most up-to-date and accurate information on the impact of COVID-19 on visa services. Overview of...
COVID-19 Update
May 7, 2020
Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified schools that submitted procedural change plans for the spring session indicating alternative instruction procedures (including online-only classes) do not need to re-submit or re-affirm that they will be keeping the same alternative procedures...
COVID-19 Update
May 1, 2020
The Student and Exchange Visitor Program’s (SEVP) FAQs on the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) COVID-19 page are updated regularly and highlight some key guidance on managing student records. Below are answers to a few questions from designated school officials (DSO) on managing...

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