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December 11, 2018
Want to hear about the latest news from the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)? Don’t miss the Winter 2018 SEVP InFocus Webinar on Wednesday...
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International Education Week.
November 15, 2016
On Nov. 14, 2016, the Institute of International Education (IIE) released its annual Open Doors Report as part of International Education Week. The report provides detailed information about the student flows into and out of the United States during the previous academic year.This year, the report...
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October 12, 2016
The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) will host the Ask the Experts Webinar: Form I-983 on Oct. 19, 2016, from 2 to 3 p.m. EDT and invites science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) optional practical training (OPT) participants to register for the event.The webinar will...
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September 23, 2016
Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) optional practical training (OPT) students, schools and employers have until Oct. 5, 2016, to email their questions about the Form I-983, “Training Plan for STEM OPT Students,” to SEVPOutreach@ice.dhs.gov.Student and Exchange Visitor Program (...
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September 7, 2016
Students participating in a 24-month science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) optional practical training (OPT) extension must train with a bona fide employer who can sign the Form I-983, “Training Plan for STEM OPT Students.”  To be bona fide, the STEM OPT employer must be enrolled...

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