F-1 SEVIS ESSENTIALS LEVEL I – Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023 & Wednesday, Sept. 27 (Alternative dates: Oct. 10 & 17)
About this course
All workshops are conducted via Zoom.
F-1 SEVIS ESSENTIALS – Level I
This two day workshop is designed for Designated School Officials who advise prospective international students about studying in the U.S. and obtaining F-1 status. It will also provide a detailed explanation with examples of how to prepare the Form I-20 and how to advise an international student apply for and obtain the F-1 student visa abroad or change from a different nonimmigrant status to F-1.
- Advising Prospective International Students
- Introduction to F-1 Student Status and SEVIS
- Issuing the Form I-20
- Becoming F-1:
- Obtaining the F-1 Visa and Entering the U.S.
- Overview of Changing Status to F-1
THE F-1 SEVIS ESSENTIALS WORKSHOPS (3 levels of 2 day workshops)
The F-1 SEVIS Essentials workshops provide a comprehensive explanation of the fundamentals of F-1 Student Status and SEVIS procedures for Designated School Officials at institutions of higher education, language schools, and arts institutions who are either new to the profession or who just wish to brush up on their skills. It comprises three levels of two day workshops, each building on the foundations of the previous level. All three levels are necessary to prepare a SEVIS Designated School Official to perform pre- and post-admissions international student advisement and all SEVIS compliance and reporting responsibilities. Designated School Officials who complete these workshops will be able to fulfill all of the international student advisement and SEVP reporting requirements with confidence.
To register CONTACT US at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I just enroll in a single course? I'm not interested in the entire specialization.
Yes you can.
What is the refund policy?
We issue a full refund if you cancel your course one week before the start of the course in question
What background knowledge is necessary?
No background is necessary
Do I need to take the courses in a specific order?
It is not necessary to take the courses in a specific order. If you are new to the P/DSO and A/RO positions, it is recommended that you enroll in each level consecutively.
The F-1 SEVIS Essentials workshops provide a comprehensive explanation of the fundamentals of F-1 Student Status and SEVIS procedures for Designated School Officials at institutions of higher education, language schools, and arts institutions who are either new to the profession or who just wish to brush up on their skills.
Advising Prospective International Students
Introduction to F-1 Student Status and SEVIS
Issuing the Form I-20