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February 12, 2019
The Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) annual verification period runs from Dec. 2, 2018, to March 2, 2019. During this 90-day...
PDSO completes annual verification
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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...
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...
Designated School Official listening to the SEVP Ask the Experts Webinar.
February 22, 2018
Join the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) for the SEVP Ask the Experts Webinar: Get to Know the SEVP Response Center on Feb. 28, 2018, from 2 to 3 p.m. EST.The webinar will take an in-depth look at the SEVP Response Center (SRC) and is intended for designated school officials (DSOs) or...
A designated school officials reads about SEVP recertification and SEVIS annual verification on a computer
February 16, 2018
When a school obtains Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) certification, it makes a legally binding commitment to comply with applicable federal regulations and reporting obligations. Two of these obligations include applying for SEVP recertification and completing Student and Exchange...