In order to correct your visa status through readmission, students must obtain a new initial I-20 with a new the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) record, leave the country, and re-enter using the new initial I-20.

To learn more about this process, or to see if there is another option for you, please schedule an appointment with an advisor at the Office of Global Services (OGS) by calling 617-373-2310 or by visiting our front desk at 405 Ell Hall.