The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement recently updated their list of Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) approved schools. See attached. SEVP_Approved_Schools.pdf
The schools listed have all been certified to participate in a program that allows foreign students interested in obtaining an education in the United States to complete a visa petition, pay the required fee, and attend a U.S. College or University. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) utilizes a web based system called the Student Exchange Visitor System (SEVIS) which maintains information on the foreign students accepted into the program.
In order to obtain a student visa, the student must first obtain Form I-20 from the U.S. College or University from which he/she intends to enroll, pay the required visa fee (Form I-901) and contact a local U.S. Consulate/Embassy to schedule an interview. At the interview, the student must have Form I-20, proof of payment of Form I-901, financial support documentation, and a completed visa application. The SEVP procedures differ among U.S. Consulates/Embassies and each embassy needs to be contacted for visa information.
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