Student Handbook

Student Responsibilities

International students in F-1 status must follow the rules set forth by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) in order to maintain lawful status. While enrolled at Strayer University, international students are under the jurisdiction of local USCIS Offices. For local USCIS office locations, visit

Questions and concerns should be directed first to the Market Director. This individual will research the answer or contact an International Student Visa Specialist in Enrollment Services if necessary. While the maintenance of a student’s F-1 status ultimately is the responsibility of the student, Strayer University provides the following information to assist in this endeavor: