Streamlining international student reporting


PULLMAN, Wash. – Reporting about international students is mandated by the U.S. government, but there are ways for universities to make it less arduous for students and international programs personnel.

“I don’t think people realize how much has to get reported on an international student,” says Robert Rigg, who coordinates the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) at Washington State University.

He was featured in a recent article highlighting three main areas where universities can create efficiencies in the process – in the office, in student interactions and in faculty communications.

Read the complete article from Terra Dotta, a student management software company, at



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