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October 15, 2019
The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Portal recently upgraded to Release 1.10, which changes how long students can access the SEVP Portal...
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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 Information System (SEVIS) Fee on your current Form I-20, “Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status,” and; Valid status in SEVIS....
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July 30, 2019
To study in the United States, you must be accepted to a Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified school, pay the required fees and have a valid visa issued by the U.S. Department of State (State Department). To obtain a visa, you must apply online and then schedule an appointment for...
International student travels for spring break
March 14, 2019
Before you travel for spring break, make sure that you are aware of the requirements and restrictions of traveling as a student or exchange visitor. Follow these tips to make sure that your travel process is smooth and enjoyable: Carry the appropriate documents Be sure to keep the following...
Student travels during the holidays
November 20, 2018
Winter break is great time to make plans to travel outside of the United States or back to your home country; however, there are a few things you should know upon your return to school. Read below for tips and resources on what to do before you leave and upon your return to the United States. Tip 1...

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