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November 9, 2018
Many different visa categories permit nonimmigrants to travel to the United States. Nonimmigrant international students usually enter the United...
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September 27, 2018
Designated school officials (DSOs) have several options for changing the status of a terminated Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) record. If the student’s record was terminated in error, the DSO can submit a correction request through SEVIS. However, if the student failed to...
DSO registers international students in SEVIS
August 20, 2018
Among many other back-to-school responsibilities, designated school officials (DSOs) must register their Initial and Active international students in the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS). DSOs must complete registration for all appropriate SEVIS records within 30 days of the...
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July 18, 2018
Approximately one-third of international students in the United States in June 2018 were pursuing bachelor’s degrees, according to the latest data in the Mapping SEVIS by the Numbers tool on Study in the States.The tool was recently updated with June 2018 data from the Student and Exchange Visitor...
DSO uses Mapping SEVIS by the Numbers
May 9, 2018
The Student and Exchange Visitor Program’s (SEVP) latest SEVIS by the Numbers report is now available on You can also explore the report’s data with Mapping SEVIS by the Numbers on Study in the States. Mapping SEVIS by the Numbers is an interactive tool that illustrates trends and...