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June 18, 2018
On June 21, 2018, at 2 p.m. EDT, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) invites designated school officials (DSOs) to tune in to the SEVP...
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January 16, 2015
As students arrive on campuses across the country, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) reminds designated school officials (DSO) to double check and ensure that all enrolled F and M students who reported to your campus are properly registered as "Active" in the Student and Exchange...
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January 14, 2015
The five month rule refers to the termination of a student’s record in the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) based on the student being away from classes or not in status for five months. This rule applies to the following students:  Students who have had their student record...
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November 13, 2014
According to recent international student data, there are 1,112,616 F & M students in the United States. Since October 2013, the number of F & M students has increased by 9 percent. Of those students, 75 percent are from Asia and 12 percent are from India. Read about these insights and more...

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