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August 13, 2020
New additions have been made to the COVID-19 resources on for Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) stakeholders. For a full list of COVID-19 resources, visit the Nonimmigrant Students and SEVP-certified Schools section on the ICE Coronavirus page. New Process: Reporting School…
July 24, 2020
F and M students and schools certified by SEVP should abide by guidance issued in March 2020. The guidance enables schools and students to engage in distance learning in excess of regulatory limits due to the public health emergency generated by COVID-19. The March 2020 guidance applies to…
June 25, 2020
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has upgraded the Study in the States website. This upgrade reorganizes existing content and adds new features to the site. Below are some of the key changes that have been made to the site. Explore these new features: Navigation The website now has side…
June 12, 2020
Due to COVID-19, designated school officials (DSO) and principal designated school officials can submit electronic signatures for school petitions that require a signed Form I-17, “Petition for Approval of School for Attendance by Nonimmigrant Student.” This includes DSO updates. How to…