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Students: Learn how to use the SEVP Portal. In this section you will find: Step-by-step instructions, instructional videos and additional SEVP Portal Help resources.

SEVP Portal Help

Students on post-completion practical training should use the SEVP Portal Help section to learn how to use the SEVP Portal and comply with reporting requirements.


For general and case-specific questions, call 703-603-3400 or email and include SEVP Portal in the subject line. Our offices are open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET, except holidays.