Entering SEVIS Citizenship/Passport Data



  1. Begin by navigating to the Citizenship/Passport page.


    Click the Campus Community link.

    Step 1
  2. Click the SEVIS link.

    Step 2
  3. Click the Citizenship/Passport Data link.

    Step 3
  4. Enter the desired information into the ID field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 4
  5. Click the Search button.

    Step 5
  6. Use the Citizenship/Passport page to enter citizenship and passport data for an individual.

    Step 6
  7. In the Country field, enter the country of citizenship to use on the I-20 form or the DS-2019 form. If you enter more than one non-US country, you must indicate on the form which citizenship country to send to SEVIS.


    Enter the desired information into the Country field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 7
  8. In the Citizenship Status field, specify the status (for example, native, naturalized, or alien permanent) of this individual's citizenship in the specified country. These status values are from the Citizen Status Table page.


    In this example, the student is native to Great Britain.


    Click the Citizenship Status list.

    Step 8
  9. Click the Native list item.

    Step 9
  10. The Passport Information data is not required by SEVIS but, when provided, is reported as part of the F and M visas Edit Personal Event.

    Step 10
  11. In the Passport Number field, enter the number from the individual's official passport.


    Click in the Passport Number field.

    Step 11
  12. Enter the desired information into the Passport Number field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 12
  13. Click in the Issue Date field.

    Step 13
  14. Enter the desired information into the Issue Date field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 14
  15. Click in the Expiration Date field.

    Step 15
  16. Enter the desired information into the Expiration Date field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 16
  17. Use the Country field to specify the country where the passport was issued.


    Additional location fields appear based on the country that you select so that you can provide additional location details, such as city and state or province.

    Step 17
  18. Click in the State field.

    Step 18
  19. Enter the desired information into the State field. Enter

     a valid value

    Step 19
  20. Click in the City field.

    Step 20
  21. Enter the desired information into the City field. Enter

     a valid value
     "New Chapel"

    Step 21
  22. Click in the Issuing Authority field.

    Step 22
  23. Enter the desired information into the Issuing Authority field. Enter

     a valid value
     "UK Passport Agency"

    Step 23
  24. Click the Save button.

    Step 24

You have successfully entered citizenship and passport information for an individual.

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