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June 18, 2018
On June 21, 2018, at 2 p.m. EDT, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) invites designated school officials (DSOs) to tune in to the SEVP...
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April 5, 2017
On April 12, 2017, from 2 to 3 p.m. EDT, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) will host the latest SEVP InFocus Webinar.The webinar, designed for designated school officials (DSOs) and the academic community, will share news and updates from SEVP as well as new resources available on...
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April 3, 2017
Federal law and regulation require the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) to monitor schools and F and M students by collecting data and conducting visits to schools. SEVP personnel may visit a school’s campus for a variety of reasons. To clarify these types of visits for our stakeholders...
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March 29, 2017
The March 2017 SEVP Spotlight is now available on Study in the States. In this edition, Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Director Louis Farrell discusses the importance of government transparency when it comes to SEVP’s decision making process.In the article, Director Farrell explains...
ACICS Loss of Accredidation Information for International Students
March 24, 2017
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. The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) will continue...