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4 Benefits of Bringing Foreign Students to Study at American Universities

In order to recruit foreign students, higher education institutions, private schools and public high schools must obtain certification through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) program. Once certified through SEVP, the institution must maintain compliance within the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System, which tracks the courses of study,… [Read More]

Understanding SEVP: Maintaining SEVIS Compliance

The start of a new semester can be an exciting and invigorating time for a college student, especially one who is participating in a study abroad program. For college admissions and enrollment professionals, with each new college semester comes a new class of students participating in the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP). And the… [Read More]

How to: Admit Foreign Students Into Your School

A Guide to Participation/Recertification in the Student and Exchange Visitor Program for Colleges, Universities and Public/Private Postsecondary Schools Part 1: What Is SEVP? The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) is an immigration program jointly administered by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) at the Department of Homeland Security and the consulates and embassies of the… [Read More]