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March 16, 2018
If you are an F-1 international student on post-completion optional practical training (OPT) or an M-1 international student participating in...
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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...