ERIC Number: ED357697
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: N/A
Adviser's Manual of Federal Regulations Affecting Foreign Students and Scholars. 1993 Edition.
Bedrosian, Alex, Ed.
This manual constitutes a reference source on federal regulations for all those concerned with international educational exchange. This year's edition adds to the usual range of topics with more detailed information on immigrant status and related areas. Thirteen sections treat the following topics: (1) introduction to immigration law; (2) the legal status of nonimmigrants in the United States; (3) responsibilities of institutions enrolling F-1 or M-1 students; (4) F status students; (5) M status students; (6) O status (persons of extraordinary ability); (7) P status (artists, athletes, and entertainers); (8) Q Status (international cultural exchange visitors); (9) J status ( exchange visitors); (10) H status (temporary workers and trainees); (11) other nonimmigrant classes; (12) immigrant status; and (13) special topics (definitions, appeals and reconsideration, deportation, technical matters, refugees and asylum applicants, extended voluntary departure, stateside processing, legalization, employer sanctions). Thirteen appendixes contain the following information: fee schedule; immigration forms; sample forms; samples of visa stamp and visa label; lists of regional and district immigration and Naturalization Service offices, Department of Labor regional offices, visa-issuing posts, countries with passport agreements with the United States and members of the NAFSA Government Regulations Advisory Committee; a fact sheet on tax rules applicable to foreign nationals, and information for students and scholars from the People's Republic of China. (Includes an index and 41 annotated references.) (JB)
Descriptors: College Students, Compliance (Legal), Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation, Foreign Student Advisers, Foreign Students, Higher Education, Immigrants, International Educational Exchange, Records (Forms), Student Exchange Programs, Teacher Exchange Programs
Publications Order Desk, NAFSA: Association of International Educators, 1875 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20009-5728.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: NAFSA - Association of International Educators, Washington, DC.