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Guide | How to Admit Foreign Students into Your School

Download your free, 19-page Guide for Colleges, Universities and Post-Secondary Schools on Certification/Participation in the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP). For a comprehensive overview of hiring international faculty and staff, download our Higher Education Employer’s Guide.

Whether you are just getting started in the certification process or looking for a resource for your foreign student office, this guide contains actionable advice for getting certification and staying in compliance of SEVP rules and regulations, and a step-by-step guide for students as they embark on their journey.

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Who Should Read the Guide:

This Guide is designed for higher education professionals, admissions officers, foreign students advisers or in-house counsel who are responsible for foreign student enrollment or SEVP certification/recertification.

What You Will Learn:

Part 1: What is SEVP (Student and Exchange Visitor Program)?
Part 2: How to Obtain SEVP Certification
Part 3: How to Maintain SEVP Compliance
Part 4: What to Expect: Preparing Students for the F-1 Visa Process
Part 5: Advanced SEVIS: What You Need to Know about SEVP Today