US flag   Official website of the Department of Homeland Security

U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Study in the States

View Disclaimer



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...
Looking at a form
Filter Blog By:
Important message for ACICS-accredited schools
April 9, 2018
On April 3, 2018, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) temporarily reinstated its recognition of the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) as the department conducts a further review of the accrediting body and its continued eligibility for ED recognition. U.S. Secretary...
A stakeholder sits at a computer and listens to the Government Voices Webinar recording on headphones
February 13, 2018
A full recording of the first Government Voices Webinar, which aired on Jan. 31, is now available on Study in the States.In the webinar, representatives from the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP), U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP...
Designated school officials places a sticky note reminder about the Government Voices Webinar on his computer monitor
January 10, 2018
On Jan. 31, 2018, at 2 p.m. EST, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, and the U.S. Department of State will host the first Government Voices Webinar: Exploring the International Student Life Cycle.The webinar,...
An international student working with a customer in a stationery shop after receiving authorization with the revised Form I-765
November 30, 2017
As a reminder, beginning Dec. 4, 2017, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will only accept the revised version of the Form I-765, “Application for Employment Authorization.” All applicants, including eligible F or M international students, must submit the new form.USCIS updated the...