GAO-05-440T March 17, 2005 The Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) is an Internet-based system run by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to collect and record information on foreign students, exchange visitors, and their dependents--before they enter the United States, when they enter, and during their stay.
What does SEVIS stand for?
SEVIS stands for Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (US INS)
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The Bush Administration announced in early May that they are accelerating the implementation of a computerized system called the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS).
With over 1,000 international students, Pratt had to update the processes it used to track these students, and deploy an integrated Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) in order to be compliant with new federal mandates.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has passed one of the final hurdles to full implementation of the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS)--setting the fees that will help finance the system.