Life University International Student Handbook - Page 2

Table of Contents Important Information for F-1 Students..........................1 Important Terms Related to Your International Student Status.........................................1 Health Insurance.........................................................2 Identification Documents.............................................3 Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS) How SEVIS Works.......................................................3 Life University’s Reporting Responsibilities Under SEVIS........................................4 Renewing F-1 Visas.....................................................5 Employment for F-1 Students.......................................6 Reinstatement to F-1 Student Status.............................6 Drivers from Other Nations...........................................7 Social Security Number Requirements:..........................7 Residency Requirements..............................................8 Georgia Department of Driver Services...........................8 Vehicle Registration.....................................................9 Car Insurance Companies.............................................9 International Students’ Tax Obligations........................10 General Emergencies.................................................10 On-Campus Services.................................................11 Off-Campus Services.................................................11 Life University International Scholarship......................14 Tuition Discount for F-1 Visa Holders...........................14 Additional Financial Assistance Information and Scholarship Web Sites.........................................15