SEVIS Release 5.7, scheduled for implementation on June 29, 2007, includes the following changes:

J Changes:
  • New Intern category
  • Changes to the Trainee category
  • Trainee and Intern Occupational Categories
  • New Message Board functionality
  • Country Code Updates for Batch
F/M Changes:
  • New Message Board Functionality
  • Enhancements to:
    • Initial Status Student Actions
    • Student Major/Minor Selection
    • Student/Dependent Search
    • OPT Edit Command
    • Pending Status OPT Display
    • Reinstatement Update Successful
  • Updates to:
    • Registration Current Session End Date
    • M-1 Extension New Program End Date
    • Defer Attendance
    • Country Lists/Tables
    • Visa Issuance Post List/Table
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