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December 13, 2019
The Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) annual verification runs from Dec. 3, 2019, to March 2, 2020. During this 90-day period,...
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April 18, 2019
F and M students studying in the United States must enroll in a full course of study at a Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)-certified school. However, there may be times when students are unable to take a full course of study. In these instances, a principal designated school official (...
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April 11, 2019
If you have been admitted to multiple Student and Exchange Visitor Program-certified colleges or universities, how do you decide which one to attend? There are many factors to consider when making this decision.U.S. News and World Report’s article, How to Choose a U.S. College, outlines four...
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April 9, 2019
Each year—usually by April 15—anyone who earns an income in the United States is required to file and pay taxes to the federal government. However, F and M international students must follow special regulations when paying taxes on their income.  For information on how to file and pay your taxes...
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April 4, 2019
If you are looking for help navigating the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Portal, check out these resources! An Introduction to the SEVP Portal This downloadable Introduction to the SEVP Portal overviews how the portal works and who can use it. Top Questions about the SEVP Portal Read...

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