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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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DSO submits questions for SEVP Ask the Experts Webinar
June 5, 2018
Do you have questions about record keeping requirements for Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified schools and international students? SEVP invites designated school officials (DSOs) to submit record keeping requirement questions to by June 12, 2018.SEVP...
Student leaves school for annual vacation
May 17, 2018
As the end of the school year approaches, keep in mind that you must report any changes to your Form I-20, “Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status,” or your travel plans to your designated school official (DSO) in order to maintain your F-1 student status. You are also required...
DSOs read copy of SEVP Spotlight together
April 4, 2018
In the latest edition of SEVP Spotlight, Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Director Rachel Canty discusses new SEVP tools and how they help improve understanding of federal regulations and enhance student compliance. These tools include training modules for Student and Exchange Visitor...
DSO sits at desk and contacts Project Campus Sentinel on a computer
March 30, 2018
F and M students must abide by both federal regulations and U.S. laws while in the United States to maintain their status. However, if one of your international students finds themselves in trouble with the law, there are steps you should take as a designated school official. First, notify your...