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March 16, 2018
If you are an F-1 international student on post-completion optional practical training (OPT) or an M-1 international student participating in...
A student takes notes about the requirements for creating an SEVP Portal password
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January 7, 2014
If you are having trouble viewing the video above, you can download SEVP 101 as an MP4 file by clicking the button below.  SEVP 101 explains how the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) supports the Homeland Security Investigations mission and directorate within Immigration and Customs...
Chinese students studying in the United States continues to increase
January 3, 2014
The number of Chinese students studying in the United States continues to increase. According to the Minnesota Daily, U.S. universities enrolled nearly 100,000 Chinese students to their student population between 2009 and 2012, and Chinese students now comprise about a quarter of all foreign...
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December 31, 2013
With final exams and planning for vacations, the holiday season is a hectic and exciting time. Studying and packing are important, but as an F or M student you must also prepare your documents for your return to the United States. Follow our blog every Tuesday in December for travel tips and...
Learn about the difference between certification and accreditation.
November 26, 2013
Conference Circuit: Stakeholder Questions is a blog series on Study in the States that answers questions that stakeholders ask at conferences. Representatives from the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) frequently attend and participate in international education conferences in person and...