Personal Information

Regulations require that F-1 students' personal information is kept up-to-date in SEVIS. Personal information includes:

- Legal Name
- Date and place of birth
- Country of Citizenship
- Current home country address
- Address in the United States (Address where you physically live and Mailing Address)
- Telephone number
- Email address

Changes to the items above must be reported to the school / advisor within 10 days of any changes.

How to Make Updates

Updates to your U.S. addresses, telephone, or email can be made through your online student account. The updated information will be uploaded directly to SEVIS by the IP Office.

Updates to all other information must be made through the IP Office. For updates to name or citizenship, legal documention of the change will be required.