SEVP Policy Guidance 1004-06 – Emergent Circumstance Q&AOn September 17, 2010, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) provided policy guidance to SEVIS users on aspects of the September 15, 2010 Federal Register notice that provides "special student relief" benefits to qualifying Haitian students. The detailed policy guidance is in the form of "questions and answers" that address eligibility criteria, benefits, procedures, and the interface of special student relief with Temporary Protected Status (TPS).

The public was invited to comment on the policy guidance. Read NAFSA's comments to the guidance, submitted to SEVP on November 15, 2010.
SEVP Policy Guidance 1004-06 – Emergent Circumstance Q&ASEVP2010-09-17SEVP Policy Guidance 1004-06 – Emergent Circumstance Q&A PDF