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SEVIS Help Hub

Welcome to the SEVIS Help Hub

The SEVIS Help Hub is a central location for school officials to access information about SEVIS. Explore the SEVIS Help Hub to find reporting requirements, guides and the latest on SEVIS enhancements and webinars.

Navigate the SEVIS Help Hub

SEVIS Basics

Learn about important SEVIS pages, SEVIS passwords and data entry standards.

School Records

Explore school certification information, including filing initial petitions, updating the Form I-17, “Petition for Approval of School for Attendance by Nonimmigrant Student,” and completing the SEVIS annual verification.

Student Records

Find information about creating and maintaining student records, including creating Form I-20, “Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status,” and managing transfers, and student employment.

SEVIS Resources

Please note the SEVIS Help Hub is being updated with resources on an ongoing basis. Check back often for new information.

SEVIS Job Aids

School officials can access job aids and tools to make tasks easier.


School officials can find FAQs on topics related to SEVIS functionality.


School officials can learn about SEVIS related webinars offered.

SEVIS Enhancements

Learn about upcoming SEVIS releases and find related release resources.


Access useful tools, planning guides, and date calculators.

SEVIS Demonstrations

View video demonstrations for how to use different SEVIS functionality.