SEVIS

Saint Louis University uses the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) to report basic information about our international students and scholars. 

The U.S. government requires all institutions to report the following information:

  • Name and current address  
  • Source and amount of financial resources
  • Academic program and level of study
  • Program start and end dates
  • Arrival and enrollment (or failure to enroll) in classes
  • Graduation prior to the end date listed on the I-20 or DS-2019
  • Academic or disciplinary actions taken due to criminal conviction
  • Dropping below full-time status without authorization from the Office of International Services
  • Termination from program, date and reason for termination, including:
    • Absence from the United States for five months or longer
    • Early withdrawal from study program
    • Expulsion or suspension from the University
    • Approval or denial of a change of nonimmigrant status application
  • Other data generated by standard procedures such as program extension, school transfer, change in level of study, employment authorizations and reinstatement
  • Failure to complete the academic program or program objective