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May 21, 2020
As a U.S. government system, the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) must conform to the federal government’s security procedures...
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October 12, 2017
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently released a revised version of the Form I-765, “Application for Employment Authorization.”USCIS will continue to accept both the old and revised versions of the Form I-765 until Dec. 3, 2017. Beginning Dec. 4, 2017, USCIS will only accept...
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October 10, 2017
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Office of Academic Engagement (OAE) supports the DHS mission by building, improving and leveraging relationships with the academic community. Through this ongoing series, read how OAE actively engages with the academic community in the United States...
Important Message Regarding Hurricane Harvey
August 31, 2017
Following the impact of Hurricane Harvey on parts of Texas and Louisiana, U.S. federal government emergency responders continue to respond to local communities and tribes across the impacted regions.The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA)...
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August 11, 2017
As the summer comes to an end, you may be getting ready to travel back to school or to the United States for the first time to begin your studies as an F or M student. There are several federal agencies involved in the international student process, and following their accounts on social media is...