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Immigration

As an international student in the United States, you are here on a non-immigrant visa in the F-1 category.  As an F-1 visa holder, you must adhere to the regulations and laws that define both your benefits and restrictions.  In this section, you will learn about your documents, how to obtain them and how to maintain them.  You will also learn how to maintain your F-1 status while studying at the University.

Why is it important to maintain my immigration status?

Properly following immigration regulations will ensure that you remain in status. This will enable you to successfully accomplish your academic and professional pursuits while you are in the United States. International Student Support is here to help you understand and maintain your status.

Please review the following sections to gain a better understanding of your visa, other required documents, and maintaining your status: