Login Process

To log into SEVIS, perform the following:

  1. Access the SEVIS Login screen at https://egov.ice.gov/sevis/.

  2. Enter your user ID in the User Name field.

  3. Enter your password in the Password field.

WARNING: Be careful when entering a password.

  1. Press the Enter key or click the Login button. The system displays the Paperwork Reduction Act notice.

  2. Read the information and click the I Have Read and Understand This Notice button to continue.

Note: If the Form DS-3036 is not submitted in SEVIS, it will be automatically deleted 45 days after the last update to the Form. All the data that have been entered on the Form will be lost and your temporary user ID will be deactivated. Once submitted, the Form DS-3036 will no longer be available for addition or revision of data. You may view or print the Form DS-3036 even after submitting it, until it has been approved or denied by the Department of State.

Note: After 18 minutes of inactivity, a message will display informing you that your session is about to expire. Click OK to continue working in SEVIS. If you click this button after 20 minutes of inactivity, a message will display to inform you that your session has expired. Click OK to display the SEVIS Login screen. Any unsaved data will be lost.


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