Maintaining Status

While you are studying in F-1 visa status with an I-20, you will need to understand your responsibilities for keeping in good immigration status.

Maintaining status is not difficult as long as you understand the general requirements of your I-20 and F-1 visa status.

Follow this link for what you need to know to maintain your immigration status. 

How to Maintain I-20 and F-1 Visa Status


If you are in a visa status other than F-1, please make sure you communicate with a designated school official (DSO) in the Office of International Student Services to understand your responsibilities for keeping in good status with your particular visa.