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ISSS COVID-19 Frequently Asked Student Questions


In December 2020, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) publicly confirmed that the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) guidance in place for the fall 2020 semester would remain effective for the spring 2021 term. This page and the related FAQs have been updated to reflect information from the most current SEVP guidance. Updates for summer 2021 and fall 2021 have not yet been released. The questions in the categories below are answered based on the information available to ISSS at this time.

Information for Remote Study Students

Information for In-Person Students

Information for Students Requesting a Leave of Absence