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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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SRC responds to stakeholder inquiries
August 9, 2018
International students, designated school officials and other Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) stakeholders are encouraged to use the SEVP Response Center’s (SRC) new Callback Assist feature to avoid wait times on the phone.The SRC’s Callback Assist allows you to choose a preferred date...
student prepares for visa interview
August 8, 2018
Once you have been accepted to a Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified school and paid your I-901 SEVIS Fee, you can apply for your student visa and begin preparing for your visa interview. The U.S. Department of State issues U.S. visas, including F and M visas for international...
A designated school officials sifts through paperwork while watching the SEVP InFocus Webinar
August 2, 2018
The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) will host the Summer 2018 SEVP InFocus Webinar on Aug. 16, 2018, from 2 to 3 p.m. EDT. During the webinar, SEVP representatives will share the latest program news and updates affecting SEVP-certified schools and international students.  Tune in to the...
DSO submits Form I-17 update on a locked petition
July 26, 2018
Regulations require Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified institutions to report any changes to the Form I-17, “Petition for Approval of School for Attendance by Nonimmigrant Student,” or the program of study listed on the form within 21 days of the change. Failure to do so may...