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April 18, 2019
F and M students studying in the United States must enroll in a full course of study at a Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified...
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Reminders for Students to Maintain Status
January 31, 2019
As you start a new semester, it’s important to maintain your F and M student status. Your student status relates to the purpose for or reason why you want to come to the United States. If you take any action that detracts from that purpose, you risk losing your status and being sent to your home...
Student notes SEVP rules for transferring
October 4, 2018
If you are an F or M student interested in transferring to a different Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified school, you must consistently maintain your student status, follow the correct transfer procedures and can only transfer to an SEVP-certified school. For more information...
DSO and student discuss requirements to maintain status
August 14, 2018
While studying in the United States, it is important to maintain your F or M student status. Your student status relates to the purpose for or reason why you want to come to the United States. If you take any action that detracts from that purpose, you risk losing your status and being sent to your...
Student travels during annual vacation
May 24, 2018
As you prepare for annual vacation, Study in the States has tips and reminders to help you maintain your student status while making the most of your summer break.Get started with these previously published Study in the States blog posts:Maintain Your F-1 Status During Summer VacationSummer...

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