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May 29, 2020
As the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) continues to receive stakeholder questions about the impact of COVID-19 on SEVP-certified schools...
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November 30, 2016
Under Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) regulations, designated school officials (DSOs) must issue Forms I-20, “Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Status,” only when students have met all standards for admission for their listed program.All F-1 students must enroll in a full...
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November 23, 2016
With winter break approaching and academic terms ending, many students are preparing for their final exams. As an international student, it’s important to understand that studying for and passing your final exams helps you maintain your status.Maintaining status means following the rules and...
International Education Week.
November 14, 2016
Nov. 14−18, 2016 marks International Education Week (IEW) 2016. IEW is a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and U.S. Department of Education that annually celebrates the benefits of cultural and academic exchange programs around the world.The United States admits foreign nationals...
A female student using a laptop computer.
October 20, 2016
When completing an application to study at a Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified college or university in the United States, it is important that you do not commit plagiarism. Committing plagiarism on an application will lead to rejection from the college or university.Plagiarism....