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Stakeholder Webinars

The federal government produces a variety of webinars to help the academic community better understand and comply with the rules and regulations that govern the school certification and international student life cycles. These webinars primarily include three types of presentations:

  • The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) Stakeholder Webinar Series
  • Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) webinars
  • Government partner webinars

All webinars included in this section are free and open to the public. To navigate this section, use the filters below to refine your search based on event type, category and date.

Upcoming Webinars

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September 25, 2019
2:00PM - 3:30PM EDT
Learn about SEVP Portal enhancements and hear answers to frequently asked questions during the SEVP Ask the Experts Webinar: SEVP Portal Follow-up on Sep. 25, 2019, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. EDT. This webinar will include a live question and answer session with SEVP representatives.
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Past Webinars

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June 10, 2016
This webinar summarized the July 8, 2016 release of SEVIS including Certificates of Eligibility, Mass Registration, and the Student Information Page.
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May 20, 2016
SEVP's SEVIS Team discussed June 2016 changes to the SEVIS workflow and system validations for registering F/M students.
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April 14, 2016
During the webinar, SEVP representatives discussed the new STEM OPT regulation. The webinar reviewed important regulatory changes, as well as the transition plan for STEM students currently applying or thinking of applying for an extension of their OPT period.
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April 1, 2016
The SEVP SEVIS Team discussed June 2016 changes to the SEVIS workflow and system validations for creating Certificates of Eligibility for F/M students and dependents.