Attention: international students enrolled at Prodee University/Neo-America Language School and its affiliated schools
According to Immigration & Customs Enforcement authorities, the Student & Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) has terminated all Principal Designated School Officials and Designated School Officials (P/DSOs) SEVIS access at the following schools:
- Prodee University/Neo-America Language School
- Likie Fashion and Technology College
- American College of Forensic Studies
- Walter Jay M.D. Institute, an Educational Center
On March 11, 2015, the owner and two managers associated with the schools named above — three of which are in the Koreatown area — were arrested on charges related to visa fraud and money laundering.
While the above school’s administrative offices will remain open, all P/DSO access to SEVIS will be terminated; they will not and should not have access to SEVIS after March 11, 2015. Students may continue to attend classes as normal or transfer schools, if they wish. Non-immigrant students must maintain their non-immigrant student status.
Non-immigrant students who have questions or need to make changes to their records should call the SEVP Response Center (SRC) at 703-603-3400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. This number is staffed from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. (ET), Monday through Friday, except holidays.
Students who call the SEVP Response Center should be prepared to provide the following information to the SEVP staff:
First and last name
SEVIS ID number
Telephone number where you can be reached
Dates of attendance at the school
Educational level and major of study at the school
Name of employer and place of employment (if applicable)