Owner & Managers of Koreatown-Area Schools Arrested

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:

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 sevp@ice.dhs.gov. 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
E-mail address
Dates of attendance at the school
Educational level and major of study at the school
Name of employer and place of employment (if applicable)