Manage Program Dates, Registration and Course Load
Learn information about nonimmigrant program dates, registration and reduced course load.
In this section, designated school officials can find information regarding SEVIS registration, including relevant terminology, deadlines and various processes to use when registering initial or continuing attendance students. In this section you can also learn alternative actions to take on student records when registration is not appropriate.
Occasionally, M-1 students cannot complete their program by the program end date in the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS). An M-1 student may request a program extension up to three years (plus a 30-day departure grace period) from the program start date. This guide reviews the requirements for the extension.