F-1 Nonimmigrant Student

What is F-1 Nonimmigrant Student?

F-1 Nonimmigrant Student meaning A person who has been admitted to the United States as a full-time academic student at an accredited college, university, seminary, conservatory, academic high school, elementary school or other academic institution, or in a language training program. The student must be enrolled in a program or course of study that culminates in a degree, diploma or certificate, and the school must be authorized by the U.S. government to accept international students.


reference: U.S Citizenship and Immigration Services – Glossary