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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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From DHS Office of Academic Engagement
February 14, 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...
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January 12, 2017
Once international students arrive in the United States, it is important that they understand the rules and regulations they must follow to maintain their legal status.Directing students to the Study in the States blog and Students section can help them learn more about the international student...
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January 10, 2017
If you are an F-1 international student who wants to participate in varsity athletics at a Division I or II Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified college or university, you must follow the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) rules for eligibility in addition to...
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January 5, 2017
On Dec. 7, 2016, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Commerce hosted the International Student Interagency Webinar for Community Colleges.Designated school officials (DSOs) interested in the webinar can watch a recording on Study...