University of Houston-Victoria

International Programs

SEVIS Fee

Those who wish to enter the United States either as a student or an exchange visitor with a Form I-20 or DS2019 must pay the SEVIS fee of $180 (for J-1) or $200 (for F-1) before you visit the U.S. consular for an interview. Spouses and dependents of F-1/J-1 (F-2/J-2) will not pay this fee. Please visit the SEVIS website for more information. To learn more about the SEVIS fee or to submit your payment of the SEVIS fee, please visit the SEVIS I-901 fee processing website.