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October 16, 2018
The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) is scheduled to upgrade the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) to Release 6.41...
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May 7, 2015
The school year is winding down for institutions across the United States with a traditional academic calendar. The end of the year can lead to a lot of changes for your international students, such as graduation, school transfers or a change of student status. As a designated school official (DSO...
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May 6, 2015
As a designated school official (DSO), you are responsible for helping your F and M students maintain their nonimmigrant status while studying in the United States. This includes updating and maintaining their student records in the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS). To help...
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April 22, 2015
As a designated school official (DSO) at a Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified school, you have a personal username and password to access the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS). SEVIS contains personal information about the international students who study in...
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March 4, 2015
Updating and maintaining student records in the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) is an important part of your responsibilities as a designated school official (DSO). To help schools comply with their reporting requirements, SEVIS generates automatic alerts on students and...

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