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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...
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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...
COVID-19 Update
April 22, 2020
Due to COVID-19, designated school officials (DSOs) can electronically send signed Forms I-20, “Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status,” to students via email addresses listed in the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) instead of physically mailing forms. In...
COVID-19 Update
April 16, 2020
The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) continues to work to provide guidance to SEVP stakeholders related to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Frequently Asked Questions for SEVP Stakeholders about COVID-19 continue to be regularly updated. The following sections in the FAQs...
COVID-19 Update
April 9, 2020
As the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic evolves, follow the below social accounts of other agencies involved in the international student life cycle to receive COVID-19 updates and guidance.  Transportation Security Administration: Follow this agency for travel-related guidelines and policies....