If you have questions about maintaining your immigration status contact the Center for International Studies. Our International Student Advisor is here to answer all of your questions on maintaining status.
In order for you to stay temporarily in the U.S. as a lawful F-1 student, you must comply with specific regulations of Department of Homeland Security (DHS), which are listed below. (This is not an exhaustive list.) This is referred to as "maintaining status" or "being in status". In addition to making normal progress toward completing a course of study at PC, you must: