As an international student, it is important to understand and be familiar with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) regulations relating to your particular nonimmigrant status. It is your personal responsibility to comply with all existing U.S. government regulations and laws as they apply to you. Take time to familiarize yourself with these rules. The following is an overview of basic things you need to know. If you have any further questions or concerns, please come to the International Student Center and speak with an International Student Advisor.