F-1 & J-1 Students

All students in F-1 and J-1 status must maintain the following in their SEVIS record:

  • Current U.S. Address
  • Foreign Address
  • U.S. Phone Number (if you have one)

OISS reports this information to SEVIS, but you must first update the information in the Student Information System (SIS).

Any change in your addresses or phone number must be reported in the Student Information System (SIS) within 10 days of the change

For more information, see the Immigration & Nationality Act (INA § 265, 8 U.S.C. 1305).


New & Continuing Yale Students


Non-Yale J-1 Student

  • You must report your change of address to your sponsor.