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SEVIS Release 6.34 Planning Guide

Last updated 7-Jun-2017

Scheduled Release Date: June 23, 2017

 

Functionality in the Release

Functionality Affects
F/M SEVIS
Affects
J SEVIS
Affects
Batch

This release does not have any functionality that affects school and sponsor users.

No No No

Release-Related Webinars

  • None

Release Resources

  • SEVIS 6.34 Release Planning Guide

System Unavailability

Outage Begins Outage Scheduled to End
Friday, June 23, 2017 at 8:00 PM (ET) Friday, June 23, 2017 at 11:59 PM (ET)

Currently, SEVP expects the outage to last four hours (approximately).

Batch Users

Schools and sponsors that use third-party software to push data to SEVIS must plan their batch uploads carefully.

The update to the system does not involve a change to the batch schema. Schools that cannot deploy their batch vendor’s updates to their batch software by the release date will still be able to submit registration events via batch.

Critical Date/Time What Happens
Friday, June 23, 2017 at 8:00 – 11:59 PM (ET) SEVIS is unavailable for batch uploads.

Information iconNo warnings issued at this time.