Scheduled Release Date: Friday, September 17, 2021
If the I-901 fee has not been paid for an exchange visitor (EV) participating in a G‑4, G‑5, or G‑6 program, the responsible officer/alternate responsible officer (RO/ARO) cannot change the status to Active using any of the following actions:
Validate – from Initial to Active
Validate – from Transferred to Active
Correct SEVIS Status
Reinstatement – Update SEVIS
Correct Minor or Technical Infraction
New flag on the Program Information page indicates whether the EV sponsor uses batch processing.