International student may sometimes find themslves in difficulty regarding immigration status maintenance. There are numerous things that can happen to a student that might affect his or her ability to maintain legal status.
The U.S. government has put into place a procedure for international students to apply for "Reinstatement" to lawful student status. This process is different for F-1 and J-1 students, but your immigration advisor in ISSIS can help you.
If you think you have lost your legal status as an F-1 student please look at the links below for more information, and don't hesitate to contact your immigration advisor at UGA for assistance.
If you think you have lost your legal status as a J-1 student, please contact your immigration advisor for information on reinstatement.