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August 22, 2019
As an F or M student, upon arrival at a U.S. port of entry, you must have: All signed required documents, Paid the I-901 Student and Exchange Visitor...
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July 25, 2019
Schools are required to pay fees to the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) and provide proof of payment to SEVP upon submission of their initial certification petition, recertification petition or Form I-290B, “Notice of Appeal or Motion.” Additionally, certain updates to the Form I-17, "...
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June 18, 2019
As your institution’s time to renew their Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) certification approaches, make sure that you have these resources saved! These resources will be very helpful as your school prepares for the recertification process. Getting Started with SEVP Recertification –...
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May 2, 2019
When coming to the United States to study for the first time, there are many things to remember. As you prepare, check out these resources for more information: Consult the Getting to the United States resource page for information on what documents you need to bring with you, what to expect at a U...
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April 11, 2019
If you have been admitted to multiple Student and Exchange Visitor Program-certified colleges or universities, how do you decide which one to attend? There are many factors to consider when making this decision.U.S. News and World Report’s article, How to Choose a U.S. College, outlines four...

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