ERIC Number: ED236987
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Emendations: Adviser's Manual of Federal Regulations Affecting Foreign Students and Scholars.
National Association for Foreign Student Affairs, Washington, DC.
A partial revision of the 1982 manual of U.S. immigration law and regulations pertaining to foreign students and scholars is presented to assist foreign student advisers. This revision resulted from the new regulations of the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) concerning F and M students that went into effect August 1, 1983. In addition to an introductory section on immigration law, information is provided on nonimmigrant status and institutional responsibilities under INS regulations for F and M students. The following areas are covered: passports, visas, Form 1-94 (arrival-departure record), alien registration and address report, extension of temporary stay, change of nonimmigrant classification, and departure, approval of schools for acceptance of F-1 and/or M-1 students, designated school officials, controls on issuing Forms I-20A-B and I-20M-N, recordkeeping and reporting requirements, withdrawal of school approval, restoration of duration of status, maintenance of status, employment, transfer of schools, postdoctoral students, visits abroad and reentry, change of status, and spouse/dependent status. Samples of new immigration forms are included, including the new Forms I-20A-B, I-20M-N, and I-20 ID copy. Student and school regulations are appended. (SW)
Descriptors: Eligibility, Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation, Foreign Nationals, Foreign Student Advisers, Foreign Students, Guidelines, Higher Education, Immigrants, Legal Responsibility, Recordkeeping, Refugees, Student Exchange Programs, Study Abroad, Travel
National Association for Foreign Student Affairs, Publications Order Department, 1860 19th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20009 ($5.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Students; Counselors; Practitioners
Sponsor: United States Information Agency, Washington, DC. Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
Authoring Institution: National Association for Foreign Student Affairs, Washington, DC.